After Lives - Death as Social Criticism and Journalism

After Lives - Death as Social Criticism and Journalism

After Lives - Death as Social Criticism and Journalism

Date and Time

  • Tuesday, October 29, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Location

Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, 200, Humanities Center

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110

Cost

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Details

A discussion about the value of the Day of the Dead as a venue for grassroots expression, journalism and community self-representation. 

Moderator:

 Professor Jillian Tullis, University of San Diego, Communication Studies.

Speakers:

Professor Regina Marchi, Rutgers University, School of Communication and author of “Day of the Dead in the US”. 
Professor David Avalos, MFA, California State University San Marcos, School of Arts and political artist.
Professor Alberto Pulido, University of San Diego, Ethnic Studies, local community activist and filmmaker.

Sponsored by the Humanities Center and curated by Antonieta Mercado, PhD, associate professor in USD’s Department of Communication Studies

This event is part of Día de Muertos: Ancestral Tradition and Cultural Transformation Across Borders — A Weeklong Celebration of Art, Community and Memory, October 28-November 1.

Sponsored by the Humanities Center and curated by Antonieta Mercado, PhD, associate professor in USD’s Department of Communication Studies. 

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