The Mexican Revolution in Postcards

with Alejandro Murguia
Event detail
Add to my calendar

Alejandro Murguia, professor of Latina/o studies at San Francisco State University, will discuss the Mexican Revolution of 1910 from the perspective of postcards depicting the conflict, and mailed all over the world.

Photography was a still a new medium at the turn of the century, and battlefield images griped the attention of a public fascinated by the conflict in Mexico.

This slideshow and lecture is part of the Celebrating Mexico exhibit on the third floor of the Main Library, International Center.

Upcoming Events

Delicious Desserts: Alice Medrich speaks
Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 3:00 pm
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Slavery: Ancient Greece and Rome vs. the American South
Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 7:00 pm
Merced, Merced General Floor Area
Between His Walking Words/Entre Sus Palabras Andantes
Sunday, October 18, 2015, 3:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B

More related events

Take our survey