Maceo Montoya will speak about his latest book, “The Deportation of Wopper Barraza,” from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, in Room 800 at Woodland Community College, 2300 E. Gibson Road in Woodland. His talk is free and open to the public; parking costs $2.
Montoya will describe and explain the process of writing the novel, which takes place in Woodland and its sister city in Mexico. He will be available for questions and book-signing after his presentation.
Montoya is UC Davis faculty member; a graduate of Yale and Columbia University; and a well-known painter, muralist, creative writer and an affiliate of the Taller de Arte del Nuevo Amanecer (TANA) in Woodland.
His appearance is sponsored by the Ethnic Studies Cross Cultural Series at WCC. For more information, contact professor Melissa Moreno at 530-661-6217 or [email protected]