Festival de Flor y Canto. Yesterday • Today • Tomorrow
Friends Lecture Room, Doheny Memorial Library, University of Southern California

Fotos ©2010 Michael V. Sedano

Artist Biographies

Wednesday, September 15, 2010 - floricanto returns to USC featuring poets and writers who appeared at the 1973 first floricanto.
Welcome by John Carlos Rowe, Chair, USC Dept of American Studies and Ethnicity • Sy Abrego, CSUFullerton • Mary Ann Pacheco, Rio Hondo College.
Alejandro Murguía • Verónica Cunningham • Ron Arias • Vibiana Aparicio-Chamberlin • Roberto Vargas • Dorinda Moreno's Guest & Dorinda • Frank Sifuentes • Richard Montoya honors José Montoya.
Gloria Arjona, USC Dept of Spanish introduces: Alurista • Marco A. Domínguez, Sr. and Magdalena Domínguez • Juan A. Contreras • Juan Felipe Herrera

Thursday, September 16, 2010
Conrad Romo • Daniel Acosta • Melinda Palacio • Amarilis Mari Martinez • Danny Rombero • Gloria Enedina Alvarez • Estella Gonzalez • Manuel Ramos • Luis J. Rodriguez • Adelina Anthony.
Consuelo Sigüenza-Ortiz, USC Dept of Spanish introduces: Francisco Alarcón • Xánath Caraza-De-Holland • tatiana de la tierra • Olga Garcia • Rob Casper, Poetry Society of American introduces "Celebrando Chicana Poetry: Diana Garcia • Maria Melendez • Emmy Pérez

Friday, September 16, 2010
Karen Cordova • Odilia Galvan Rodriguez • Ruben R. Mendoza • Mónica Teresa Ortiz • Sarah Rafael Garcia.
Special Presentation: Juan Felipe Herrera honors Cuca Aguirre and Eva Aguirre Amezcua with the UCR Tomás Rivera Lifetime Pioneer Award.
William N. Vela, Director El Centro Chicano and Justin Pegueros introduce student readers: Tolteka • Elida Becerra • Albert Madrigal • Monica Rivera.
Marco Antonio Dominguez, Jr. • Lisa Alvarez • Daniel Olivas • Daniel Cano • Rigoberto González.
Gloria Arjona, USC Dept of Spanish introduces: reina alejandra prado, Santa Perversa • Nancy Alcala • Javier Huerta • Rakel Delgado, La Pocha Catalana.

Music:
"Old Chicano," Mingo Saldivar
"Cuatro Milpas/Adios Muchacos," Chico
"Chicano Boogie," Don Tosti's Quartet
"Mujeres Valientes," Si Se Puede