Rossy Evelin Lima, linguist, writer and translator. Her poetry books Ecos de Barro and Aguacamino have recieved the International Latino Book Award in 2014 and 2016 respectively. She received the award Orgullo Fronterizo Mexicano by the Secretaria de Relaciones Exteriores, the Gabriela Mistral award 2010 by the National Hispanic Honor Society and the Poesía Carta de Altino Prize, Italy 2015. The author has been published in numerous anthologies and literary magazines in Spain, Canada, United States, Argentina, Chile, Venezuela, italy and Mexico. Lima is founder of the Latin American Foundation for the Arts, the FeIPoL festival and the book festival Sin Fronteras Book Fest. She the founder of Jade Publishing. Rossy Lime has done featured presentations at the University of California LA, Syracuse New York, La Florida and Texas.
THE AMERICAS POETRY FESTIVAL OF NEW YORK
The Americas Poetry Festival of New York 2017 (poetryny.com) is the fourth multilingual poetry festival and writers’ conference organized by poets and professors Carlos Aguasaco, Yrene Santos and Carlos Velásquez. This year the festival will take place on October 4, 5 and 6. TAPFNY is currently sponsored by the Division of Interdisciplinary Studies of The City College of New York, Artepoetica Press, Escribana Books and Terraza 7 Live Music. The venues are: Center For Worker Education CCNY, Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site and Interpretive Center, Consulate of Argentina in New York, and Instituto Cervantes NY.
El Festival de Poesía de las Américas -Nueva York 2016- (poetryny.com) es el cuarto festival multilingüe y encuentro de escritores organizado por los poetas y profesores Carlos Aguasaco, Yrene Santos y Carlos Velásquez. Este año el festival se celebrará en octubre 4, 5 & 6. En la actualidad TAPFNY es patrocinado por Division of Interdisciplinary Studies of The City College of New York, Artepoética Press, Escribana Books y Terraza 7 Live Music. Las sedes del festival son Center For Worker Education CCNY, Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site and Interpretive Center, Consulate of Argentina in New York y el Instituto Cervantes NY.