Via ASNM, “Reading a Spanish Colonial Epic from a Chicano Context: Villagrá's Historia de la Nueva México, 1610” at 12:00 PM March 28, 2012, Hibben Center, Room 105
UC Berkeley associate dean, Chicano literary critic, and NM native Genaro Padilla will be delivering a talk tomorrow. His book "The Daring Flight of My Pen" was recently awarded an honorable mention by MLA. The talk poster is attached and information is below. There will be a reception following the talk.
Genaro M. Padilla is Professor of English and Associate Dean in the College of Letters and Sciences at University of California at Berkeley. He is the author of several books, including The Daring Flight of My Pen: Cultural Politics and Gaspar Perez de Villagra's Historia de la Nueva Mexico, and My History, Not Yours: The Formation of Mexican American Autobiography.