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  1. Una Noche de Corridos

    Ballads of Passion, Pride and Politics In partnership with the Chicano Hispano Student Center and as part of the UA's Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, this event will feature various musical performances from campus and the local community.  More ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-03-11 15:13

  2. Teatro Libertad and Chicano Theater in Tucson

    This opening exhibition event features a panel of speakers, all former members of a local "street theatre" company called Teatro Libertad, discussing their work.  Select scenes from one of the group's plays,  La Vida Del Cobre (The Life of ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-03-11 15:15

  3. 11th Annual Home Movie Day

    A celebration of amateur filmmaking, home movies, and film preservation. ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-10-16 17:48

  4. 40 Years of Tucson Meet Yourself

    Tucson Meet Yourself, the largest free, three-day folklife festival in Arizona-Sonora, holds its 40th annual event this October. In celebration of this milestone, a new exhibition at UA Special Collections offers a retrospective review of the origins, ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-09-11 12:19

  5. 40 Years of Tucson Meet Yourself

    Dr. Maribel Alvarez, Ph.D., research professor, UA Southwest Center and program director, Tucson Meet Yourself, shares stories of Tucson's folklife and culture. ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-11-19 14:07

  6. 2013 Homecoming Collegiate Showcase

    One woman- librarian Atifa Rowan- has spearheaded efforts to preserve, digitize, and make globally accessible Afghanistan's history during the Jihad period. Without her collaborative efforts, these unique materials might otherwise have been lost in ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-10-16 17:46

  7. 2013 Student Research Symposium

    Presentations of a semester-long research project exploring the photographic history of the UA, as shared by students in History 498 ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-02-19 10:49

  8. El Dia de los Muertos

    El Dia de los Muertos (the Day of the Dead), a Mexican celebration, is a day to celebrate, remember and prepare special foods in honor of those who have departed. ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-12-11 09:36

  9. End-Of-Semester GA Presentations

    A special end-of-semester presentation by Special Collections' graduate assistants. ...

    gbaudoin - 2013-12-02 09:16

  10. Paperworks at the Tucson Festival of Books

    Explore book art with PaperWorks, the Sonoran collective for paper and book artists at the Tucson Festival of Books! Visitors enjoy an open viewing of artists' books during the festival.  For more information, please visit ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-02-04 13:59