Introduction to Mexican American Literature with Tony Diaz, El Librotraficanteby Tony Diaz - El Librotraficante www.tonydiaz.net on 12/10/13
The Lone Star College -NH
Department of Intercultural Initiatives Presents its first:
Introduction to Mexican American Literature Course with Professor Tony Diaz.
This course instills the critical thinking skills necessary to thrive in a multicultural, multimedia world. The material covered ranges from classic texts of Mexican American and Texas Mexican Literature to contemporary writings that are changing the world right now. Expect guest speakers and field trips, and more.
Invited in person or via skype:
Dagoberto Gilb author of THE MAGIC OF BLOOD-banned in Arizona.
Librotraficante Lips Mendez aka Lupe Mendez
Co-creator of the Mexican American Studies Curriculum Prohibited in Tucson Arizona: Sean Arce
Co-creator of the Mexican American Studies Curriculum Prohibited in Tucson Arizona: Curtis Acosta
Poet Jasmine Mendez
San Antonio Poet Laureate Carmen Tafolla author of CURANDERA-banned in Arizona.
DJ Joe B!
More speakers added: Texas State Rep. Armando Walle
Librotraficante La Vecina Georgina Perez from El Paso, TX
Librotraficante Lilo Liana Lopez, NP Radio Producer
Associated Press reporter Russell Contreras
In conjunction with authors and guests from
The Nuestra Palabra
Tuesdays 6p-7p 90.1 FM KPFT
Houston, TX nationwide: www.kpft.org
Texts: HECHO EN TEJAS: The Anthology of Texas Mexican Literature
GRITOS: Essays by Dagoberto Gilb
HUIZACHE: The Journal of Latino Literature
And more, always M.A.S.
Introduction to Mexican American Literature with Tony Diaz, El Librotraficante www.tonydiaz.net
ENGL 2351 M/W 9am10:20am Jan. 13-May 11,2014
Lone Star College-North Harris 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, Houston http://www.lonestar.edu/northharris.htm