Solving for X: Presentations of Works in Progress by Rodrigo Lazo and Christopher Varela

Department: Culture and Theory

Date and Time: February 17, 2022 | 3:00 PM-5:30 PM

Event Location: TBD

Event Details

Join the Critical Theory Emphasis for two papers that raise questions about the
theoretical underpinnings of LatinX, with a focus on Latino/a/x, in particular.

Rodrigo Lazo, Professor of English, and Christopher Varela, Graduate Student in English, will each present a work-in-progress, putting them into dialog with one another.

Professor Lazo will present, "Spanish-Signaling and the X: How Herman Carroll Became Hache Carrillo."

Christopher Varela will present, "This Bridge Called Our Education: Chicana Feminism, Intersectionality and the University."