Undergraduate Conference on Multiethnic Literatures of the Americas features two keynote speakers

UCMLA keynote speakers Maxine Hong Kingston and Elda María Román

The 10th annual Undergraduate Conference on Multiethnic Literatures of the Americas (UCMLA) will take place March 14-16, featuring keynote addresses from novelist, educator and National Medal of Arts recipient Maxine Hong Kingston and University of Southern California literary and cultural studies scholar Elda María Román.

Kingston will deliver her keynote address at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 15, in the Alice Peters Auditorium (PB191).

Román will deliver her keynote address at 2:15 p.m. on Friday, March 15 in PB191. Both keynotes are free and open to the public.

Parking costs $4 in lot P6. For information, contact Dr. Samina Najmi at 559.278.1569.

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The College of Arts and Humanities provides a diverse student population with the communication skills, humanistic values and cultural awareness that form the foundation of scholarship. The college offers intellectual and artistic programs that engage students and faculty and the community in collaboration, dialog and discovery. These programs help preserve, illuminate and nourish the arts and humanities for the campus and for the wider community.

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