S263. CANCELLED: New Latinx Musicals: Malinalli and The Canción Cannibal Cabaret
Saturday, March 7, 2020
3:20 pm to 4:35 pm
Robert Paul Moreira is the editor of Arriba Baseball: A Collection of Latina/o Baseball Fiction. He is the recipient of the 2016 NACCS Tejas FOCO Fiction Award for his short story collection, Scores. He teaches creative writing at UT Rio Grande Valley and serves as managing editor for riverSedge.
Amalia Ortiz authored Rant. Chant. Chisme. (named one of 10 Great Latino Books of 2015 by NBC Latino) and The Canción Cannibal Cabaret. She was awarded the Alfredo Del Moral Award, and National Hispanic Cultural Center, and Hedgebrook residencies. A CantoMundo Fellow, she received her MFA from UTRGV.
Marci R. McMahon, PhD, associate professor at UT-Rio Grande Valley, researches and teaches US Latinx literature/cultural studies; theater and performance; and gender/sexuality studies; and has published Domestic Negotiations: Gender, Nation, & Self-Fashioning in Chicana Literature and Visual Art.