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Event Series

Borderlands Lecture Series

The stories told in the Borderlands of Southern Colorado exhibit are getting richer. Join authors, artists, scholars, and activists from around the country for the Borderlands of Southern Colorado lecture series as they deepen discussions and complicate narratives on various Borderlands topics. All talks are free and open to the public.

This series is sponsored by Colorado State University-Pueblo. Talks at Fort Garland Museum & Cultural Center are further sponsored by the Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area.

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Spring 2021 Season

An incredible lineup of speakers is coming together for the Spring 2021 Borderlands of Southern Colorado speaker series. Stay tuned here for updates and registration information.

Thursday, February 11 | 6 pm
on Zoom

L.A. Times columnist Gustavo Arellano, author of Taco U.S.A. and guest on Netflix's Taco Chronicles, on food in the Borderlands.


Thursday, March 11 | 6 pm
on Zoom

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, author of An Indigenous People's History of the United States


Thursday, April 8 | 6 pm
on Zoom

María E. Montoya, Dean of Arts and Sciences at NYU Shanghai and author of Translating Property