Dr. Margarita Saona Winds 2017 Luces Prize for Best Poetry Book

Margarita Saona, UIC professor and head of Hispanic and Italian studies, was awarded a 2017 Luces Prize for best poetry book in recognition of her book "Corazón de tinplate." The honor, which is based on reader votes for the year’s greatest creators in film, television, music, theater, gastronomy, literature and visual arts, is presented by Peru’s El Comercio newspaper.   See http://bit.ly/2CJr1it.