University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

Literature as History

Join writer Sergio Troncoso and historian Mario T. Garcia in conversation about social justice, the immigrant experience and literature.

Mario GarcĂ­a

Mario T. García is distinguished professor of Chicano studies and history at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He has published more than 20 books on Chicano history and won many awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and the 2016 Stetson Kennedy Vox Populi Award from the Oral History Association....

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Sergio Troncoso

Sergio Troncoso is most recently the author of "A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son." Troncoso is also the author of "The Last Tortilla and Other Stories," "Crossing Borders: Personal Essays" and the novels, "The Nature of Truth" and "From This Wicked Patch of Dust....

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Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

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Friends of the Festival
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