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Mary E. Rolling Reading Series opens the 2014/2015 year with Ito Romo

When Sep 11, 2014
from 07:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Where Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library
Contact Name Charlotte Holmes
Contact Phone 865-9126

Ito Romo was born and raised on the border in Laredo, Texas. His recent work, dubbed “Chicano Gothic” and “Chicano Noir,” shows the dark and gritty life along Interstate 35 through South Texas, where his family has lived for nine generations. He is the author of The Border is Burning (2013) and El Puente / The Bridge (2001). He lives in San Antonio and teaches at St. Mary’s University.