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‘Peinate: Hair Battles Between Latinx Mothers and Daughters’ at Word Up

La Pluma y La Tinta presents the launch of PÉINATE: Hair Battles Between Latinx Mothers & Daughters. The collection of poems, stories, and essays reflect on the importance of hair—its texture, length, maintenance—in Latinx cultures, and how it specifically affects the relationship between mothers and daughters. Edited by Pluma y Tinta founder Raquel I. Penzo. The launch features readings and a short discussion/Q&A. Light refreshments provided.