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Chicana Great Books Series—Sonnets to Human Beings by Carmen Tafolla

May 10, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

sonnets to human beings

Explore classic Chicana literature with Patricia Portales and other like-minded bibliophiles.

Featuring a Spoken Word performance by Amanda Flores. 

 

Patricia Portales, professor of English at San Antonio College, earned a PhD. in U.S. Latina/o Literature from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Her research interests include Mexican American oral history, literature, and film, including the American feature films of Lupe Vélez. Portales is also a freelance journalist and fiction writer. Her chapter “Tejanas on the Home Front: Women, Bombs, and the (Re)Gendering of War in Mexican American World War II Literature” appeared this year in Latina/os in World War II: Mobility, Agency, and Ideology, published by the University of Texas Press.

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Date:
May 10, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Gemini Ink
1111 Navarro St
San Antonio, 78205 United States
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Phone:
210-734-9673

Organizer

Alexandra van de Kamp
Phone:
210.734.9673