Laura Padilla guest lecture on New Mexican literature

Laura Padilla
Assistant Professor of English at Colorado College Laura Padilla will speak on the fiction of Denise Chivez in the talk What is it that You Dont Love About Me? Denise Chivez and the Technologies of Clothes and Makeup in New Mexican Literature. Co-sponsored by American Studies, Spanish & Portuguese, Latin American Studies, and Latin@ Studies.
April 05, 2013
02:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Kansas Union, Centennial Room
864-2236


KU in the news
The Huffington PostWed, 07/30/2014
KU professor Katie Batza was one of 16 scholars invited by the U.S. Department of the Interior to participate in a project that will expand the representation of the LGBT community in U.S. historical landmarks. http://bit.ly/1mb5JKN Tags: U.S. Department of the Interior #KUcommunities #LGBT #History #Minority #HistoricSite
Inside KU: Military language training, bullying, arthritis and KU's Panorama "Inside KU" explains how a Department of Defense grant is helping to provide real-world language training to military personnel soon to be deployed around the world. Learn more about KU Graduate Military Programs at (http://bit.ly/1rZHgAh). Also: KU researchers are working with Kansas schools to develop policies to stop bullying (See http://bit.ly/1jvhpxL). Bioengineering students at KU work on a potential treatment for arthritis (See KU-BERC at http://bit.ly/W1zAR5). The historic Panorama in KU's Natural History Museum is being expertly preserved (See http://bit.ly/1mPqJNd). The Time Warner Cable Sports Network's "Inside KU" is hosted by Jeannie Hodes.


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