The symposium will gather the general public and scholars to exchange thoughts on Fray Angélico's influence on New Mexico and share their stories about him. The free, public event takes place from 10 am to 4:30 pm on Saturday, April 10, in the museum auditorium (enter from Washington Avenue).
Speakers at the symposium will include Archbishop Michael J. Sheehan, poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, authors Nasario Garcia, Ellen McCracken, whose biography of Fray Angélico was just published by the University of New Mexcio Press, and Thomas Chávez, former director of the Palace of the Governors and a nephew of Fray Angélico. (For full schedule and info please see the Library’s webpage and its Facebook Fanpage (facebook/ChavezLibrary).
Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
120 Washington Ave
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