Lecture: "Many Mexicos, 1810-2010: Actualidad del pasado: Reflexiones sobre doscientos años de cambios y costumbres políticas de México"
Thu, March 25, 2010 • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM • Sinclair Suite, UNB 3.128
Mexican historian, author, and journalist Héctor Aguilar Camín will speak on the events of 1810 and 1910. Presented in Spanish with simulataneous translation.
Reception to follow: 5:30–6:00 p.m., Texas Governors' Room, UNB 3.116
Many Mexicos, 1810-2010 is a year-long series of events to mark the bicentennial of Mexican Independence (1810) and the centennial of the Mexican Revolution (1910). An international group of scholars will address key topics related to economic development, independence and nation-state formation, religion, indigenous peoples, and the politics of commemoration from multiple perspectives.
For more information, contact the Mexican Center at 512.232.2423.