You love to read. You love to write. But you’re ready for more. You want to read closely and critically. You want to write as a scholar and as an artist. You want to ask unique questions and learn how to find compelling answers. You want to make a positive impact on the world. The LMU English Department inspires you to do all that and more.
LUIS RODRIGUEZ, Poet Laureate of Los Angeles, Community & Urban Peace Activist.
“A Conversation with Luis Rodriguez and Rubén Martínez: Censoring the Literary and Visual Arts.”
Los Angeles Poet Laureate Luis Rodriguez will join us for a conversation on the censorship of creative work and the challenges that he has faced as an author and artist whose work has been challenged in the public sphere.
This event is sponsored by the William H. Hannon Library, the Department of Art & Art History, the English Department, and the Chicana/o Studies Department.
KaleidoLA: The Speaker Series of the Department of Art & Art History provides a context to explore a "kaleidoscopic range of interdisciplinary and intersecting experiences and pathways in the art world and Los Angeles. The Friday speaker series features presentations and workshops by a spectrum of emerging and veteran practitioners, as well as recent alumni with studio arts, art history, and beyond.