Saturday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 4BC, ACC
Rolando Hinojosa: A Celebration of His Life and Work
A special session
Speakers: Norma Elia Cantú, Univ. of Missouri, Kansas City; Rolando Hinojosa, Univ. of Texas, Austin; Arturo Madrid, Trinity Univ.; Ralph Edward Rodriguez, Brown Univ.
Distinguished scholars offer brief comments in honor of one of the founders of Chicano/Latino literary studies, Rolando Hinojosa. A world-renowned poet, author, essayist, and professor, whose Klail City Death Trip series (fifteen volumes) is a foundational text for border literary studies, Hinojosa continues to teach at the University of Texas, Austin.