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2018-2019 Events

Spring 2019 Events

Friday, April 12: Reyna Grande Reading

4:10 pm             Reading by Reyna Grande, Central Library Community Room

Reyna Grande Reading

Thursday, May 9: Latinx Graduates Ceremony

1:30 pm            Student Life Center Ballroom

Latinx Graduates Ceremony 2019

Friday, January 25: Carmen Maria Machado Reading

4:10 pm             Reading by Carmen Maria Machado, Central Library Community Room

Carmen Maria Machado

Wednesday, April 3: AmeRícan Poet Tato Laviera

7:00 pm            Documentary Film Screening by Producer Vivan Hernández Ortiz, Buttrick 103

Tato Laviera Documentary

Fall 2018 Events

Friday, September 7: Bievenida for Vanderbilt's Latinx Community

4:30 pm              Sutherland House Lobby

Bienvenida 2018

Monday, September 24 and Tuesday, September 25: Gabby Rivera
"Inspiring Radical Creativity: Empowering Young, Diverse Voices to
Tell Their Own Stories"

Gabby Rivera is the award-winning author of  Juliet Takes a Breath   and  America,   the first Marvel series  to   feature a queer teen-girl superhero.

4:00-5:30 pm     Sarratt Cinema

Gabby Rivera

Monday, October 8: Día de la Raza

4:10 pm             Sarratt Multicultural Student Lounge

2018 Día de la Raza

Thursday, October 11: Blas Falconer Reading

7:00 pm             Central Library Community Room 

Blas Falconer Reading

Friday, October 12: Vanderbilt Latinx Alumni Network Cocktail Hour

3:30-5:30pm      Buttrick Hall Atrium

October 31-November 1: 2018 Fall Symposium: 
"Beyond the Black and White Binary: the Latinx Literary Presence in the US South,"
Fred Arroyo and Lila Quintero Weaver

Wednesday, October 31:

4:10 pm             Reading by Lila Quintero Weaver, Central Library Community Room 

Thursday, November 1:

2:00 pm             Panel, Central Library Community Room 

4:10 pm             Reading by Fred Arroyo, Central Library Community Room 

2018 Fall Symposium