Luis Leal Award for Distinction in Chicano/Latino Literature

Event Date: 

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Event Date Details: 

McCune Conference Room

HSSB 6020

Free and open to the public.

Event Location: 

  • HSSB 6020

Event Price: 

Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: 

Professor Mario T. García:


We are privileged to  present the award this year to Reyna Grande, an outstanding writer. Her recent memoir "The Distance Between Us" is outstanding and speaks to the contemporary Mexican immigrant story.