Historias de Éxito | A Reading by Octavio Pimentel
- Wednesday, January 27, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
- Comal Room 116
Join us as Dr. Octavio Pimentel reads from his latest publication, Historias de Éxito within Mexican Communities: Silenced Voices. Critically trained in rhetoric/writing and education, Dr. Pimentel combines both fields, while addressing critical issues of minoritized individuals in the composition field. Dr. Pimentel joined the Department of English at Texas State in 2005. Currently, he is working on his third book, Racial Shorthand: Coded Discrimination Contested in Social Media, which is currently under review with Computers and Composition Digital Press.
Reception at 3 p.m., reading at 3:30 p.m.
- Center for the Study of the Southwest
- Common Experience
- Academic, Lectures
- Faculty, General Interest, Graduate Students, Staff, Undergraduate Students