Creative Writing and Literature Present a Reading & Book Signing by Frederick Luis Aldama

Thursday, April 6, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Venue: GR 2.302
Admission: Free
Season: 2016-17

"Buzzin’ from start to finish, an unexpected bilingual knock-out punch!"—Juan Felipe Herrera, Poet Laureate of the United States

Frederick Luis Aldama is Arts and Humanities Distinguished Professor of English and University Distinguished Scholar at The Ohio State University. He is founder and director of LASER, a mentoring and research hub for Latinos (ninth grade through college), selected as a 2015 Bright Spot in Hispanic Education by the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics. An expert on Latino popular culture, Aldama is the author, co-author, and editor of twenty-six books, including Your Brain on Latino Comics: From Gus Arriola to Los Bros Hernandez and The Cinema of Robert Rodriguez.



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