“Confessions” 2018, 2019 “XikanosauruX Speaks” Book Tour

2018-2019 BOOK TOUR:

PERFORMANCE / READINGS / SIGNINGS / TALKS:

Beyond Baroque

Reading Signing Singing

Venice, CA (06.30.19)

University of California, San Diego

The 2019 XikanosauruX Book & Speaking Tour

Invited by Luis Alvarez, Professor, Chicana/o/x Studies Program

Multimedia Reading Performance 

La Jolla CA (05.23.19)

University of California, Berkeley

The 2019 XikanosauruX Bay Area Book & Speaking Tour

Invited by Kurt Organista, Professor, School of Social Welfare and 

Juan Berumen, Project Manager, The Latinx Research Center, Instructor, Chicanx Studies Program

Multimedia Reading Performance Signing 

Berkeley, CA (05.08.19)

San José State University

“Culture Counts” Reading Series

The 2019 XikanosauruX Bay Area Book & Speaking Tour

Invited by Jonathan D. Gomez, Assistant Professor of Chicana and Chicano Studies and 

Estevan César Azcona, Assistant Professor, Chicana and Chicano Studies

Multimedia Reading Performance Signing 

San José, CA (05.07.19)

Santa Clara University

“Culture, Power, Difference” Reading Series

The 2019 XikanosauruX Bay Area Book & Speaking Tour

Invited by Christina Zanfagna, Co-Director, Center for the Arts and Humanities and 

Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology

Nobili Hall

Multimedia Reading Performance Signing

Santa Clara, CA (05.06.19)

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes

Multimedia Reading Performance Signing

Los Angeles, CA (02.28.2019)

Loyola Marymount University

Invited by Professor Rubén Martínez, Chicanx Studies Program

Lecture Reading

Los Angeles, CA (02.05.19)

University of California, Los Angeles

Jan Popper Theatre

Invited by Professors Steve Loza, Chair of Ethnomusicology and 

Chon Noriega, Director, Chicano Studies Resource Center

Multimedia Reading Performance Signing 

Los Angeles, CA (11.30.18)

Pomona Scripps College

Invited by Professor Martha Gonzalez, Chicano Music

Multimedia Reading Lecture

Claremont, CA (10.29.18)

University of California, Santa Barbara

Invited by Professor George Lipsitz, Chair of Black Studies 

Multicultural Center Theatre (10.23.18)

Spoke in his Sociology class: “Reimagining Race and Ethnicity”

Multimedia Performance Reading Signing 

Santa Barbara, CA (10.24.18)

University of Wisconsin

Invited by Professor Craig Werner, Afro-American Studies

Spoke and read from memoir in his two classes, “Jazz Aesthetics” and“The 1960s”

Madison, WI (10.04.18)

Santa Paula Art Museum

“Sanctuary: A Chicano Art Group Show” 

Santa Paula, CA (09.15.18)

East Los Angeles Public Library

Multimedia Reading Performance Signing

Los Angeles, CA (08.19.18) 

Vincent Price Art Museum

Multimedia Reading Performance Signing

Monterey Park, CA (07.12.18) 

Book Soup

Reading Signing

West Hollywood, CA (05.19.18)

Civic Center Studios

Book Launch

Multimedia Reading Performance Signing

Los Angeles, CA (05.19.18)