Latinx Creative Critical Consortium Symposium
“Creating Critically for Different Publics”
Day & Time
November 10th | 4-8PM
November 11th | 9AM-5PM
Place: Latinx Pop Lab
Every Fall, the Latinx Creative Critical Consortium Symposium offers students from a variety of Texas university campuses the opportunity to share, workshop, and engage with the cutting edge Latinx creative and scholarly work being done today. The day’s program includes student panels, roundtables, workshops and breakout sessions led by faculty and featured professional creatives.
The aim: for students to critically create work that resonates across on-campus and off-campus publics.
Panels, Roundtables, Workshop & Breakout Sessions
“New Geographies of the Speculative”; ““Community & Identity Formations”; “Storytelling Arts, Intersectionality & Intervention”; “Latinx Narrative Arts in a Global Age”; “Latinx Creative Critical Spaces & the Pandemic”; “Creating for New Gens”; “Shaking up Latinidad”; “Re-Ritualizings: Past, Present & Future”; “Real & Reel Genders & Sexualities”; “#BlatinxLivesMatter”; “#UndocuLivesMatter”; “Publishing in Latinx Spaces”
Creative Critical Consortium Partners
- UT Austin: Dr. Frederick Luis Aldama, Domino Perez, Lydia CdeBaca, Jackie Cuevas, Sam Ceballos
- Rice University: Carlos Kelly
- Texas A&M, College Station: Drs. Regina Marie Mills & Joey Lopez
- University of North Texas: Drs. Jennifer Gómez Menjívar, Jo Davis-McElligatt, John Martin
- Southern Methodist University: Drs. Christopher González & Jayson González Sae-Saue
- Texas A&M, San Antonio: Elena Foulis
- University of Houston, Downtown: Anthony Ramirez
- UT Dallas: Dr. Manny Martinez, Bahar Momeniabdolabadi, Héctor Cantú
Latinx Pop Lab Creative Collaboratory
Period of Residence
November 13th – November 15th
Latinx Storytelling Matters
The Latinx Pop Lab Creative Collaboratory brings to the UT campus and Austin community BIPOC creators working in the comics and multimedia narrative arts to work collaboratively on a new project. Residencies embed creatives in the ongoing critical creative work at the Latinx Pop Lab, exposing students to the creative process and fostering dialogue & creation across the arts, humanities, and sciences.
Join Eliamaría for the 2023 Latinx Pop Lab Creative Collaboratory November 11-14th
Presentations & Workshops
Work on a new collaborative word-drawn narrative project.
Present the results of the collaborative created word-drawn project to faculty, students, and community.
Present at BIPOC Comics courses on campus.
Comics Workshop in the Community: Ridgetop Elementary School & McCallum High