Severo Perez: Migrant Roots
- Thursday, November 12, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
- Round Rock Campus Teaching Theater, Room 252
In conjunction with the celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, this Common Experience event will feature Severo Perez, a filmmaker and writer from Los Angeles, California. The focus will be on Perez's film, And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him, which is based on Tomás Rivera's novel-in-stories, …y no se lo tragó la tierra/ …And the Earth Did Not Devour Him. As Severo Perez shows clips from his film, he will weave the stories of migrant farmers throughout. A Q&A will follow the presentation.
- Department of Curriculum & Instruction, Round Rock Campus, Round Rock Arts Council, Round Rock Chamber of Commerce, Snappy Snacks
- Common Experience
- Academic, Lectures, Visual Arts
- Faculty, General Interest, Graduate Students, Staff, Undergraduate Students