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La Borinqueña

Event Details

March 1, 2019
4:30 pm-8:00 pm

Campus Center

Room: 804-08

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Latinx American Cultural Center

Latinx American Cultural Center (LACC) hosts Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez, graphic novelist and creator of "La Borinqueña," a new and exciting comic book series featuring the first Afro-Latina superhero, Marisol Rios De La Luz. Miranda-Rodriguez will be discussing diversity in comic books, current socio-political issues related to Puerto Rico and so much more!

Attend the event and get a free copy of Ricanstruction: where La Borinqueña teams up with DC comic book heroes to help rebuild Puerto Rico. Comic books are on a first come, first serve basis. Refreshments will be provided. 


The Campus Center is located in the middle of campus at 1 Campus Center Way. Parking is available in the Campus Center Garage.

More details on directions and parking.

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