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  1. A Look at Tucson’s Cultural and Architectural Treasures

    The exhibition offers a brief history of two styles of music that have influenced Tucson’s cultural identity: classical music and mariachi music. Photographs of the Temple of Music and Art and the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, original programs and ephemera ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-03-01 10:18

  2. Landscapes of Fraud: Mission Tumacácori, the Baca Float, and the Betrayal of the O’odham

    Professor Thomas Sheridan, University of Arizona School of Anthropology, highlights the historical context that shaped Arizona and will draw from his book “ Landscapes of Fraud: Mission Tumacácori, the Baca Float, and the Betrayal of the O’odham .” Date a ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-03-04 12:56

  3. Misunderstood Titles

    Savage Anxieties: The Invention of Western Civilization The second of two lectures offering an opportunity for community discussion about the local and national implications of censorship.  Robert A. Williams, Jr. speaks about his most recent book, Savage ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-03-04 13:18

  4. Travelin' West

    The Lure of Arizona's Territory “Travelin’ West: The Lure of Arizona’s Territory,” recounts the development of Arizona’s tourist economy beginning in Territorial days leading up to 1912 statehood and continuing through today. For thousands of years p ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-03-04 14:01

  5. Mapping Arizona: From Mexican Territory to U.S. State

    “Mapping Arizona: From Mexican Territory to U.S. State” details the path Arizona took to become a state – first as part of the Territory of New Mexico, then as the Territory of Arizona, finally attaining statehood in 1912. In addition to an array of histo ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-03-04 14:22

  6. 50 Years

    Civil Rights in Arizona from 1963 to Today As a companion exhibit to 50 Years: Civil Rights in Arizona from 1963 to Today , this exhibit showcases material about  the social movements for civil rights in the American Indian, Women’s,  LGBT, and Mexican Am ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-08-27 14:42

  7. 16th Annual Milton Marathon

    The Department of English , in collaboration with Special Collections at the University Libraries, hosts the 16th annual Milton Marathon on Friday, Nov. 22 from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm at the UA Main Library, Room A313. The all-day open mic reading of the grea ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-11-22 08:11

  8. Teatro Libertad and Chicano Theatre in Tucson

    This exhibition features  a local “street theatre” company called Teatro Libertad , which was active from 1975 to about 1989.  The members of Teatro Libertad all participated in writing their own plays and skits, which they performed locally as well as re ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-01-02 14:51

  9. Encore! The Fabulous Vaudeville Follies

    Encore! The Fabulous Vaudeville Follies , a free, public program in the University of Arizona Main Library, East Lobby, features UA's musical theater majors group performing 50 minutes of vaudevillian show music giving audience members a chance to he ...

    Anonymous - 2014-02-05 14:32

  10. Misunderstood Titles

    Stories About Censorship in the Old Pueblo   Highlights 100 books across five areas – classic literature, children’s books, best-selling novels, most challenged titles, and Mexican-American literature – that collectively explore the history of banned or c ...

    Anonymous - 2014-02-05 14:32

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