Inkstravaganza Gala

 

Every year Gemini Ink honors a great San Antonio writer with the Award of Literary Excellence at our annual gala, Inkstravaganza. This year our honoree is the distinguished Scholar…

 

Tomás Ybarra-Frausto

September 28, 2017

Pearl Stable

6PM

tomas ybarra frausto

Tomás Ybarra-Frausto, Ph.D. is an independent scholar of Latin American and U.S. Latino arts and culture. He was formerly the Associate director of Creativity and Culture at the Rockefeller Foundation. Dr. Ybarra-Frausto was also a tenured professor at Stanford University in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. He served as chair of the Mexican Museum in San Francisco and the Smithsonian Council. he has published extensively on Latin American and U.S. Latino arts and culture. In 1998, Dr. Ybarra-Frausto was awarded the Henry Medal by the Smithsonian Institution, and in 2007, the Mexican government bestowed “The Order of the Aztec Eagle” citing his life work in fostering cultural understanding between the United States and Mexico through the arts and humanities. He is the author of  “Rasquachismo: a Chicano sensibility.”

 

Sponsorship Levels

Historians $10,000 – Highest Sponsor billing: premier-seating table for eight; eight Cruz Ortiz designed t-shirts; eight complimentary raffle tickets; major event sponsor recognition on invitation, program, and online.

Biographers $5,000 – Sponsor billing: preferred-seating table for eight; six Cruz Ortiz designed t-shirts; recognition on invitation, program, and online.

Columnists $2,500 – Sponsor billing: preferred-seating table for eight; four Cruz Ortiz designed t-shirts; recognition on invitation, program, and online.

Journalists $1,500 – Table for eight; recognition on invitation, program,and online.

Single Ticket $150

 


Inkstravaganza Sponsorship Levels



 

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