Friday, 24 April 2009
10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Teatro Chicana with Hijas De Su Madre

Four authors to speak and perform

TEATRO CHICANA: In the 1970s and 80s in San Diego a group of Chicana
women participated in a theater group whose plays addressed social
gender and political issues of the working class and the Chicano
Movement. Four of the women of Teatro Chicana will share why they
joined the theater and how it transformed their lives. They will also
perform some scenes of their most famous pieces as well as new and
emerging work.

HIJAS DE SU MADRE who are best known for their ritual poetic
performance Las Mamalogues will be sharing some of their most recent

No admission fee childcare available on request email Tony Zaragoza at zaragozt[at]

Brought to you by MEChA Gateways for Incarcerated Youth The Writing
Center Women of Color Coalition First Peoples and Academic Program "Gateways: Popular Education and Political Economy," "Immigrant Voices," "Sight and Incite," "Threads and Tears" and the Academic Deans.


Recital Hall
Comm. Bldg.
The Evergreen State College
2700 Evergreen Parkway NW
Olympia, Washington 98505