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Language as Action

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Eugene Public Library, 2nd Floor 100 W 10th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401

Helena María Viramontes will talk about how her fiction writing is the way she practices activism for social justice. Join Helena Maria Viramontes, author of the UO's 2019-2020 Common Reading book selection Under the Feet of Jesus, in conversation with local organizations and activists concerned with issues such as farm labor, migrant labor, environmental racism, Chicana feminisms, and access to quality healthcare, food, and transportation.