Upcoming Book Launches for Dr. Cheryl LaRoche and Dr. Randy Ontiveros!

Please join the American Studies Department in celebrating the launch of Dr. Cheryl LaRoche’s new book, Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad: The Geography of Resistance, published by the University of Illinois Press and Dr. Randy Ontiveros’ (ENGL) new book, In the Spirit of a New People: The Cultural Politics of the Chicano Movement, from New York University Press!

AMST is very pleased to announce a book launch party in Dr. LaRoche’s honor on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, from 4pm-6pm in 1310 Marie Mount Hall.  Dr. LaRoche will speak about her book and copies will also be for sale at this event.  Light refreshments will be offered.

The Departments of English and American Studies, as well as the U.S. Latina/o Studies Program, are also sponsoring an event for Dr. Ontiveros’ new book on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at 12:30pm in 2115 Tawes Hall.

We hope you will attend!