Craft Lake City featured “In Memory of Dillon Taylor” in downtown Salt Lake City. This poem is dedicated to Dillon Taylor, a young white Latino murdered by Officer Bron Cruz in August 2014. For more info, visit Justice for Dillon Taylor.
Click to read “Welcoming Week: Building Understanding Through Education & Creative Collaboration featuring poet Willy Palomo”
We, too, sing America: A Dialogue with Poet Willy Palomo. #welcomingweek
Featured in Salt Lake County Welcome Week, 2019
Christina Marquez, Alonso Olivarez, Manuel Marcos, and Willy Palomo answering questions about art and activism at Willamette University. Willy's poetry and Q&A available on Willamette Wake Up, Spring 2018.
Making Pupusas with a Poet Podcast
Indiana Public Media, Spring 2017
Featured on Hayden's Ferry Review Audio Series
Featured in Westminster College’s Honors Newsletter, Spring 2019
The Writing Bull
Interviewed by Salvadoran novelist Marcos Villatoro, Spring 2018
Willy Palomo speaks about the poetry of Jimmy Santiago Baca, alongside John McCluskey, Traci Jordan, Abegunde, and Lisa Kwong for Deep Dialogues: Readings on Race and Ethnicity. Available on WFHB. Fall 2017.
Willy Palomo leading a rally for sanctuary campus in November 2016.
A Documentary on Poetry and Mental Illness
Click here to view the documentary featuring Willy Palomo and Salt City Slam.
Featured on PBS's "Truth to Power" Series alongside PRISM LGBTQ+ Youth Group
“Featured Poet: Willy Palomo,” interview with Natalie Solmer at Indianapolis Review, Spring 2019
Writers for Migrant Justice, SLC, feature in Slug Magazine, Fall 2017
Featured on "Dreamers and the Elimination of DACA" for Indiana Public Media's Noon Edition, alongside immigration lawyer Christie Popp and grassroots conservative Bob Hall, 2017
Featured in "US lawmakers target undocumented student 'sanctuaries'" by Al-Jazeera, 2017
Featured on Bring it On! by WFHB, concerning undocumented issues, April 2017
Featured in It's Going Down's "Kite Line #30: Supporting Communities"alongside prisoner's rights activist Akili Shakur, March 2017
Featured in "Seeking Sanctuary: IC debates sanctuary campus status" by The Ithaca, 2017
Featured in "'No Ban, No Wall' rally packs courthouse square" by the Herald Times, 2017
Featured in "Rally Seeks to Designate IU a Sanctuary Campus" by Indiana Daily Student, 2016
Featured in "Using Humanities to Connect High Schoolers to College" by Honorable Mention, 2014