Alumni News

Benjamin Garcia Wins 2018 Canto Mundo/Palm Beach Poetry Festival Fellowship

Benjamin Antonio Garcia of Auburn, NY is the winner of the 2018 Canto Mundo/PBPF Fellowship. He will work with Ross Gay at the Palm Beach Poetry Festival in January. Garcia is a Community Health Specialist who provides HIV/HCVSTD and opiate overdose prevention education to high risk communities throughout New York’s Finger Lakes region. He is the 2017 Latin@ Scholarship winner at The Frost Place.

Congratulations, Ben!

We are currently accepting applications for the 2018 Latin@ Scholarship.

Other Frost Place community members will be at the Poetry Festival as well, including Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Rodney Jones, and Tim Seibles.


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