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A Narco History: Parallel Stories Lecture

Sunday, March 18, 2018, 9:30 PM - 10:30 PM


This chronicle of interconnected events blurs borders and cultures, and has been called by critics as "a splendid introduction to a tragic, complex and fascinating binational drama." Written together by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Mike Wallace and acclaimed novelist Carmen Boullosa-one American and the other Mexican-A Narco History reviews the interlocking 20th-century histories that produced this 21st- century calamity, and proposes how to end it. In a time when border discussions and the stories behind the drug trade inundate both pop culture and the daily news, this conversation and reading provides a portrait of corruption, loss, and shared blame; a portrait not unlike that in David Alfaro Siqueiros' mural Portrait of Mexico Today, that graces SBMA's front steps. Q&A and book signing to follow.

Cost: 0 - $10
Phone: (805) 963-4364
Tickets: https://tickets.sbma.net/PEO/show.asp?shcode=263
Event url: https://www.sbma.net/events/narco18

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