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PANEL—Latinx Science Fiction: Genealogies, Foundations, Futures

October 29, 2020 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm

A flyer for the virtual exhibit. Text reads, "Zines To the Future "Imagining Diverse Futures" AN EXHIBIT OF RARE SF ZINES! A SUBMISSION CALL FOR NEW ZINES! Check out our website for more details (event url) Instagram: @zinestothefuture. On the right of the text is a red rocket surrounded by the color black.

PANEL—”Zines to the Future” presents a discussion on “Latinx Science Fiction: Genealogies, Foundations, Futures,” in celebration of the exhibit opening and the theme, “Imagining Diverse Futures.” Panelists include Ernest Hogan, who wrote the first Latinx sf novel, Dr. Cathryn Merla-Watson, who co-edited the first critical collection on Latinx sf, and Dr. Matt Goodwin, who edited the first anthology of sf by U.S.-based Latinxs. Dr. David Sandner moderates the panel.

“Zines to the Future!” is an exhibit on the history of zines, with rare zines on display, but also original art and new zines drawn from the work of participants. The theme is “Imagining Diverse Futures.” The exhibit will open in the Atrium Gallery of the Pollak Library on the California State University, Fullerton campus, on October 29, 2020. Rare zines are shown from the University Archives and Special Collections. The project will include online zine-making workshops from our library’s new “Makerspace,” a virtual panel and readings for the opening of our Exhibit, and more.


PANEL—October 29, 1-2 pm PDT
Exhibit—October 29, 2020-December 8, 2020
Free Admission

The panel and virtual exhibit can be accessed at https://spark.adobe.com/page/qVdGN4VbMwaDx/.
For more information, contact Dr. David Sandner, dsandner@fullerton.edu

This event is supported by a Humanities for All Quick Grant.


October 29, 2020
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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