Devorah Major on Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano

This episode of Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano, features Devorah Major, the first African-American poet laureate of San Francisco who served from 2002-2006 as the city’s 3rd Poet Laureate.

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Dreaming

Poem Video from my Dreams Nina Serrano recites her poem “Dreaming” from “Heart’s Journey, Selected Poems, 1980-1999“. Heart’s Journey is the second book of poems in the trilogy Heart Suite and includes 89 poems and 54 drawings from the author’s notebooks of 1980 to 1999.  It … Continue reading

Nicaragua Way’s Protagonist: Lorna Almendros

Nina Serrano on Lorna Almendros, the protagonist of Nicaragua Way, a Novel. Nina Serrano describes how the Sandinista movement impacted her protagonist, Lorna Almendros: “Lorna remembers the songs and the portrait of Sandino that her grandfather had showed her and … Continue reading

Nina Serrano YouTube Channel

Author, Poet, Film Maker, Radio Host/Producer The Nina Serrano YouTube Channel features inspirational videos of her poetry performances, her interviews on theater and culture, and her life in the arts. The channel also offers interviews about her book Nicaragua Way, a romance … Continue reading

Tahui! A Poem for Francisco X. Alarcon

By Nina Serrano, inspired by Francisco’s dedication to poetry I wrote this poem when I heard that Francisco X. Alarcon was being considered for future state Poet Laureate of California. I haven’t been writing as many poems or blog posts … Continue reading

Nina Serrano and Paul Richards on Heart Strong

Valerie Haynes Perry Interview: Heart Strong 2014 PEN Award This interview aired on KPFA 94.1 fm program Open Book/Poet to Poet of November 5, 2014 about Nina’s book, Heart Strong, Selected Poems 2000-2012, winner of the 2014 PEN Award, the Josephine Miles … Continue reading

Nina Serrano Tribute to Ralph Maradiaga

Nina Serrano at Lunada Literary Lounge October 8, 2014 On October 8, 2014 Nina Serrano participated in the Lunada Literary Lounge at the Galería de la Raza in San Francisco. She talked about Ralph Maradiaga and read her poem to … Continue reading

Heart Suite on Google Play, Kobo Books and Barnes and Noble, iTunes

Heart Suite eBook Availability Expands Now Estuary Press has expanded the availability Heart Suite to include Amazon’s Kindle Books, Google Play, Kobo Books and Barnes and Noble, and iTunes.   Heart Songs, The Collected Poems of Nina Serrano, 1969-1979 On Google Play On Kobo Books … Continue reading

Drama: A Life in the Theatre

Drama: A Life in the Theatre Drama for me began with my childhood love of performing on stage. As a young adult I taught creative dramatics in schools and community centers. I incorporated theatre into my social and cultural activism. … Continue reading

About Estuary Press

Estuary Press Features the Work of Nina Serrano, Harvey Richards, and Paul Richards Estuary Press offers the works of Nina Serrano including her publications and her web site. Her romance historical novel, written at age 82, Nicaragua Way, is available through Estuary Press. Her poetry … Continue reading