A Conversation with Tino Villanueva
- Tuesday, April 12, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
- Off Campus Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos, 211 Lee Street, San Marcos
Reception at 5:30 p.m.; program begins at 6 p.m.
Join us for a reading and conversation with Tino Villanueva. Dr. Villanueva had diverse work experiences before his formal college education, ranging from migrant worker to assembly-line construction of furniture here in San Marcos, where he was born and raised. After two years as an Army supply clerk in the Panama Canal Zone, Villanueva returned and attended Texas State (then Southwest Texas State) where he received his B.A. in Spanish and English. In addition to currently serving as Preceptor in Spanish at Boston University, Villanueva is the founder of Imagine Publishers, Inc., and editor of Imagine: International Chicano Poetry Journal. He is the author of Hay Otra Voz Poems, Scenes from the movie GIANT, Shaking Off the Dark, Crónica de mis años peores, and So Spoke Penelope.
- Center for the Study of the Southwest, Department of English, Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos
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