Schedule with more information:

La Frontera: 9th Annual Walker Symposium

9:30 – 10:30: René Zenteno “The Border Experience and the Collapse of Mexican Migration Flows”

10:40 – 11:40: Alyshia Gálvez, “Eating NAFTA: Trade and Food Policies and the Destruction of Mexico”

12:00 – 1:20: Lunch

1:30- 02:40: Howard Campbell, “Drugs and Violence on the Border: Challenges to the U.S. and Mexico.”

2:50 – 3:50: Helena María Viramontes Living Within the Borders of the Freeways: A Reading from “Their Dogs Came With Them”

4:00 – 4:45: Round Table of Guest Speakers: Zenteno, Gálvez, Campbell, María Viramontes

5:00 – 6:00: Reception in atrium of Diamond Building, music by Jennie Gubner, Helena María Viramontes Book Signing

Colby Magazine article about the Walker Symposium