Virtual Latinx Heritage Month : Keynote Speaker: Lalo Alcaráz
Date: September 21, 2021
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
- Palo Alto College, Featured, Faculty & Staff, Students, Community
Lalo Alcaráz is an award-winning visual/media artist and television/film writer. He was Cultural Consultant on the Oscar-winning Day of the Dead-themed animated global hit Pixar movie Coco. A prolific political cartoonist, Alcaráz has won six Southern California Press Awards for Best Editorial Cartoon. Alcaráz’s graphic novel and cartoon books include the New York Times bestseller A Most Imperfect Union, Latino USA: A Cartoon History, 15th Anniversary Edition; Migra Mouse: Political Cartoons on Immigration; and La Cucaracha. He has a forthcoming graphic history novel, UNIDOS, is about the historic civil rights group UnidosUS, formerly National Council of La Raza.