Special Events

"La Cosecha: Legacies of Farmworkers in Movements for Social Change in Tejas"

When: Fri., Oct. 21, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 2016

La Cosecha: Legacies of Farmworkers in Movements for Social Change in Tejas, a one-day public history symposium at Our Lady of the Lake University, revisits, celebrates and commemorates the Texas Farmworkers strike and march of 1966. The event features a "Living Legacies" panel with three of the original strikers and marchers followed by scholarly presentations throughout the day. Includes an art exhibit featuring Chicana artist, Santa Barraza, photographs by Alan Pogue, and artwork by OLLU art students.

Price: Free