If I Die in Juárez
Date(s) - Tuesday, October 4, 2011
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center and the National Museum of Mexican Art
Join the Latino Cultural Center for Zona Abierta with author Stella Pope Duarte who will share a time of reflection, reading and dialogue centered on her novel If I Die in Juárez. The unforgettable tale of three young protagonists on the streets of the “city of murdered women,” is a pledge for the liberation of women world-wide.
Stella Pope Duarte is a critically acclaimed author, human rights advocate and college professor. Literary awards include: American Book Award, Pulitzer Prize Nomination, Independent Publishers Book of the Year Award, Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Award, Southwest Book of the Year “Top Pick,” Arizona Book of the Year Award “Best in Popular Fiction” and Arizona Highways Book of the Year Award.
Don’t miss the chance to receive 1 of 5 signed copies of If I Die in Juarez! Copies of the book will also be sold at the event.
Poster: If I Die in Juárez [PDF]
If you require any accommodations please contact us at least two weeks before the event.
Name: Mario Lucero
UIC Honors College and Women’s Leadership and Resource Center
UIC Latino Cultural Center