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Biopics of Three Latin American Female Writers

March 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Professor Titania Vargas will present three films from different eras of Latina activism which showcase the achievements of Latin American female writers Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, Mexico (1651-1695); María Luisa Bombal, Chile (1910-1980); and Rosario Castellanos, Mexico (1925-1974). A discussion will follow about their courageous advocacy for gender equality and freedom of speech and their fight against social norms.


March 26
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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East Peoria Campus, Academic Building » 212 C
1 College Drive
East Peoria, IL