Urban Perspectives on Salon of Beauty: a Panel
November 10, 2011 | 7–8 pm
6100 Main Street, 352 Sewall Hall, Houston, TX 77005 Get directions
Urban scholars, artists, and community organizers will discuss some of the issues referenced in artist Ana Serrano’s Salon of Beauty – cultural identity and expression, immigration, resiliency, informal economies, and socioeconomic mobility. The panelists are: Sergio Chavez, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Rice; Tracy Xavia Karner, Associate Professor of Sociology, UH; Ana Serrano, Artist; and Alice Valdez, Executive Director, MECA. Moderated by Michael Emerson, Professor of Sociology at Rice and Co-Director of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research. Sewall Hall 301, Rice University. Free!