II Greater Mexican Studies Conference

II Greater Mexican Studies Conference

University of California, Riverside

April 24-25, 2020

The Department of Hispanic Studies at UC-Riverside and UC-Mexicanistas announces the 2nd Mexican Sociolinguistics, Literary, and Cultural Studies Conference to be held in April 24-25, 2020. This conference brings together a diverse gathering of academics from Mexico, the U.S., and other parts of the world working on the geopolitical and cultural formation and dynamics of Greater Mexico, from the barrios of Chicago, Los Angeles and New York to the borders of Chiapas and Campeche. 

Keynote speakers

José Manuel Valenzuela, Colegio de la Frontera Norte 

Isabel Velázquez, University of Nebraska-Lincoln 

Special cultural event

Los Cardencheros de Sapioriz and a presentation of the film A morir en los desiertos with the director