WRITER/PERFORMER/EDUCATOR

Events/Readings

Events/Readings

Bio/CV

Bio/CV

Poetry  Audio

Poetry  Audio

ABOUT ME

Jasminne Mendez is a Latino Book Awards -First Place Award Winning Author, poet, educator and performer who wants to share her story with you and the world. She believes in the power of words and that art can save lives. This website is dedicated to promoting her work, sharing and booking upcoming performances and appearances, and creating a space where writers of color can connect and grow as a community. Interested in booking Jasminne for a performance or reading at your school or arts organization? CONTACT HER!

POETRY & PROSE

First Born Son - Crab Creek Review
Fathers & Sons, Morir Sonando - Lable Me Latino/a: Special Issue on Afro Latino Writers
Three Poems
- The Acentos Review
First Words: English as a Second Language - La Galeria Magazine
Frijochuelas- La Galeria Magazine
When Was the Last Time You Saw A Black Boy SmileThe Outrage Project: Rosebud Ben-Oni
Shades of RedDangerous Woman Project, University of Edinburgh

PERFORMANCES

If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.
— TONI MORRISON