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2019 Arizona Author Series - Gloria Cuádraz

2019 Arizona Author Series - Gloria Cuádraz

The public is invited to attend a free presentation "Mobilizing to Immobilize: The Story of Mexican Workers and the Cotton Industry in Arizona" by Professor Gloria Cuádraz on Thursday, April 25, at 1:00 p.m. at the Polly Rosenbaum State Archives and History Building, 1901 W. Madison Street, Phoenix.

Cuádraz is an Associate Professor of Sociology in the School of Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies at Arizona State University. She publishes in the areas of Chicana/os and higher education, theory and methods of oral history, Arizona Chicana/o labor history, feminist methods and testimonio. With Dr. Luis Plascencia, she is co-editor of Mexican Workers and the Making of Arizona (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2018). She is co-editor of Claiming Home, Shaping Community: Testimonios de los Valles (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2017) and is a member of the Latina Feminist Group, co-authors of Telling to Live: Latina Feminist Testimonios, (Duke University Press, 2001). In 2013, she was awarded the Dan Shilling Public Humanities Scholar of the Year Award by the Arizona Humanities Council. From 2014-2017, she was co-lead editor of Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social.

This event is part of the 2019 Arizona Author Series, hosted by Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, a division of the Arizona Secretary of State. Please be advised that there is no food or drink allowed in the Polly Rosenbaum Archives and History Building. Free parking and convenient bus access is available. 

 

Date:
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Time:
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Polly Rosenbaum History and Archives Building -- 1901 W. Madison St. Phoenix, AZ 85009
Categories:
  Arizona Author Series