Date: Saturday, September 17, 2016
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Refreshments: Light Refreshments will follow the presentation
This free public program will feature three different presentations by scholars. Dr. John Morán González, Director of the Center for Mexican American Studies and Associate Professor of English at The University of Texas at Austin, will present on Border Literature.
Gaspar Enríquez is an artist with a national reputation for his dramatic portraits and will present on art inspired by the convergence of Chicano and American culture as it relates to representation of life on the Border.
Diana Molina, artist and Guest Curator, will address the different themes in the exhibit and their meanings.
Following the three lectures, Mexic-Arte Museum’s Curator of Exhibitions and Programs, Rebecca Gomez, will lead a Question & Answer session with the audience.
This program is made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.