My Arizona Lecture
Dr. Maribel Alvarez Associate Research Professor at The Southwest Center and the English Department
"Tasting the Desert Paradox: How a Tour of "Food City" Can Make You Fall in Love with Arizona, Again"
Friday February 18, 2011
Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Building
Maribel Alvarez is Associate Research Professor at The Southwest Center and the English Department. She is a Trustee of the Library of Congress’ American Folklife Center and serves as a the leading folklorist and Chair of the Board for the local folklife festival “Tucson Meet Yourself.” Maribel is a nationally recognized leader in the arts and culture field who has worked for more than 25 years with leading artists, national foundations, and cultural critics.