Norwich Presents Hispanic Heritage Performance by Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer José Galvez


October 12, 2015

NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University presents Pulitzer Prize winning Latino documentary photographer and author of “Shine Boy,” José Galvez, in two separate presentations as well as an exhibit of his photography, which runs Oct. 11-25.

Presented by the Campus Activities Board, the College of Liberal Arts and the School of Architecture + Art, all events are free and open to the public.

On Tuesday, Oct. 13, Galvez presents “My Story,” an illustrated presentation at 8 p.m. in Dole Auditorium. The following day, Wednesday, Oct. 14, Galvez gives a gallery talk at his exhibit in the School of Architecture + Art’s Chaplin Hall at noon.

National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from Sept. 15 – Oct. 15 and celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.

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