We want to thank everyone who has passionately volunteered their time to the Society. Below is a list of readers, performers and benefactors who have contributed to the Flamenco Poets Society. Without their encouragement and support, much of what we do would be impossible. We are indebted to all our friends and supporters.
Readers and Storytellers
Lorena B. Fernandez
Brazilian Arts Foundation
MATCH Midtown Arts Center
Poets & Writers, Inc.
Dave Merson Hess
Randy Cordero – Flamenco Guitar
Paco Garrigues – Cantaor
Hsin-Jung Tsai – Piano/Composer
Thomas Helton – Bassist/Composer
Reyes Ramirez is a Houstonian, educator, and writer. In addition to having an MFA in Fiction, Reyes received the 2014 riverSedge Poetry Prize, the 2012 Sylvan Karchmer Fiction Prize, and has poems, stories, essays, and reviews in The Acentos Review, Cimarron Review, riverSedge: A Journal of Art and Literature, Front Porch Journal, the anthology pariahs: writing from outside the margins from SFASU Press, and elsewhere. Reyes teaches creative writing workshops with Barrio Writers, Writers in the Schools, copy edits for Arte Público Press, and has collaborated with The Flamenco Poets Society Poetry Series “Pablo Neruda and Flamenco” bilingual reading. The society welcomes Mr. Ramirez as the Artist-in-resident for the annual poetry series in 2017.