R. Moises Gonzales and Enrique R. Lamadrid
University of New Mexico
Join the LAII for a presentation with R. Moises Gonzales, Associate Professor of Urban
Design in Community and Regional Planning at the School of Architecture and Planning at
the UNM, and Enrique R. Lamadrid, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Spanish from UNM,
who taught folklore, literature, and cultural history there since 1985. Nación Genízara is the first book solely dedicated to the detribalized Native experience in New Mexico, a story of conquest, trans-culturation survival, and resilience. Topics as diverse as Genizaro ethnogenesis, slavery, early settlements, expressive culture, poetics,
religion, gender, family history, and mestizo genetics are addressed.