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Saturday, February 21
Activism, Alliance Building And The Esperanza Center


San Antonio's own Esperanza Peace and Justice Center has been advocating for "women, people of color, lesbians and gay men" since 1987. Published by Lexington Books, UTSA professor Sara DeTurk's Activism, Aliance Building and the Esperanza Peace and Justice Centeris "an ehnographyof how the Esperanza center navigats its San Antonio context to promote multi-issue social change." The center hosts a platica with presentations by DeTurk, Antonia Castaneda, Maria Berriozaba, Gary Houston, Azul Barrientos, Lourdez Perez and Rachel Jennings. Free, 7pm, Esperanza Peace and Justice Center, 922 San Pedro, (210) 228-0201,– Brian Rindfuss  


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