The department of Language and Literature, along with the Lucille Kruse Reading Series, will be hosting a reading and book signing with recognized author Dagoberto Gilb April 18 in Sam Fore Hall’s Blue Room.
Glib will participate in a Q&A segment at the reading.
Glib, an award-winning author from Los Angeles, has published eight books, received 11 awards, and has experience working on movies and documentaries.
As of 2009, Gilb began his Writer-in-residence position at the University of Houston-Victoria, as well as the Director of Centro Victoria: Center for Mexican American Literature and Culture.
He will also be the guest speaker at the Sigma Delta Pi Academic Symposium the following morning in Sam Fore Hall’s Blue Room.