Día de los Muertos Festival 2015 - Artist Talk by Carmen Lomas Garza 1
San Francisco Chicana artist, Carmen Lomas Garza, gives a talk on Mexican American culture and growing up in Kingsville, Texas, as they are illustrated in her art. She also talks about of Día de los Muertos in connection with offrenda and papel picado works. She also discusses the discrimination she has encountered throughout her life as a Mexican American, especially in her early encounter as a student teacher. This is the first of two talks she gave as part of the Día de los Muertos Festival, and was recorded and webcast from the Rasmuson Theater of the National Museum of the American Indian on October 31, 2015.