Armando Solórzano - West Valley City


Oct 29, 2022, 12:30 pm

Author

Armando Solórzano

Book Title

Los estamos esperando: Día de Muertos en Zapotlán

City

West Valley City

Wasatch Front Region

Venue

Utah Cultural Celebration Center
1355 W 3100 S
West Valley City , UT 84119-3007
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Description

West Valley Arts welcomes all to the Utah Cultural Celebration Center for Dia de los Muertos. There will be activities and booths for the whole family from 11am to 6pm. Chicano scholar Armando Solórzano, author of Los estamos esperando: Día de Muertos en Zapotlán, will be on-site for the full duration of the event. At 12:30pm at the Main Gallery he will be making remarks about the significance of the event. Their will be an exhibit and community ofrendas.

Through photography, Armando Solórzano documents the rich cultural, spiritual, and religious syncretism captured in the Dia de los Muertos celebration of Zapotlán.

ACCESSIBILITY INFORMATION:
- ASL interpretation by request.
- Livestream @utahbookfest on Instagram.
- On-site sensory kit available. Ask for Willy Palomo
- Request any additional questions or accommodations here: https://forms.gle/uV8MABJVvh9bE42F8

This event is made possible by West Valley Arts, the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, and Utah Humanities

Genre

Non-fiction

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