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Our people are not things of silences, but whole worlds bursting into breath

from “In Another Life” featured in wildness


Chevere! A Celebration of Salvadorian Culture. Saturday, July 20, 2019. 2:00PM-6:00PM. Los Angeles LGBT Center 1125 N. McCdden Place Los Angeles, CA 90038. Tickets available here

Selected Past Performances:
Featured Poet, Momentum Open Mic, Mingles Tea Bar, 8443 Crenshaw Blvd. Inglewood, CA. Saturday, May 4, 2019. 7PM.
Panelist, Breaking Borders Through Salvadoran Artivism: La Piscucha Magazine Launch and Fundraiser. CARECEN-LA 2845 W. 7th St. Los Angeles, CA. Thursday, May 16, 2019. 7PM.
Featured Poet, Poetry y Pan Open Mic, Cafe Con Libros Press, Pomona, CA. March 15, 2019
Winter Tangerine Workshop Reading, Poets House, New York City. October 13, 2018.
A Night of Poetry and Performance: CISPES Radical Roots Delegation Report Back. American Indian Community House, New York City. October 11, 2018.
Ray of Hope Walk to End Violence Against Women. October 6th, 2018. USC.
CIELO Galleries/Studios, Los Angeles, CA: "Poesía Salvi: Voces de la Diaspora." Reading by Cynthia Guardado, Janel Pineda and Javier Zamora. August 9, 2019.
Miercoles de Poesía, Fundación Cultural Alkimia, San Salvador, El Salvador: “Janel Pineda ft. THT.” August 1, 2018.
Festival Internacional de Poesía Amada Libertad, El Salvador. Multiple locations. July 7-14, 2018
Mi Gente Poemas: A CISPES Radical Roots Fundraiser, Blu Elefant Cafe, July 6, 2018.
Exiled Poetry Society, Fall Show: “Un-Isolated Incident.” December 2017
University of Oxford, Oxford Marxists, “Aesthetic Justice, ft. Janel Pineda.” May 2017
University of Oxford, St. Catherine’s College, “Our Story: Music and Poetry from BME Voices.” March 2017
Exiled Poetry Society, The Monologue Show: “The Collective Unmasking.” May 2015
Exiled Poetry Society, Fall Show: “A Day and a Life: Dedicated to Mike Brown.” November 2014
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Women's Empowerment Luncheon, February 2014: Featured Performer.