The Department of Romance Languages and the Latin American and Latino Studies program is sponsoring a reading by Santiago Vaquera Vasquez entitled “Sonido Sonidero Fronterizo: Songs From My Border Hi-Fi.”
More information about Santiago Vaquera Vasquez:
Santaigo Vaquera Vasquez is a self-proclaimed unrepentant border crosser, ex-DJ, writer, painter, and assistant professor of Spanish at the University of New Mexico. His literary work has been published in anthologies in Spain, Italy, Latin America, and the United States. He has been invited to give readings from his work at universities and conferences in Spain, Mexico, Colombia, and the United States. His academic work on US/Mexico border cultures has been published in journals and anthologies in Mexico and the United States. He frequently presents this work at conferences both here and abroad.
This event will take place on Tuesday, April 9 starting at 4:00 PM in room 162 of Greene Hall.