“A Girl and her Guy: The Strange Case of Maria Francisca Baca, 1741”
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 6pm
by Dr. Deena Gonzalez (Professor, Department of Chicano/a Studies, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles).
Dr. Gonzalez is the author of “Refusing the Favor: The Spanish-Mexican Women of Santa Fe, 1820-1880”and co-editor-in chief of the four volume “Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States” (both published by Oxford University Press).
This public lecture will take place at the University Museum of New Mexico State University, located in Kent Hall on the NMSU campus at the corner of University Avenue and Solano Drive. This lecture is funded by the Southwest and Border Cultures Institute and is a public program associated with two of the museum’s current exhibits: “Enchanting the Nation: New Mexico and the United States” and “Sagrado: A Photopoetics across the Chicano/a Homeland”.