UHV/ABR READING SERIES
DATE: Thursday 4/24/2014
TIME: Noon to 1:00 p.m.
PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)
Martinez is the author of The Boy Kings of Texas. The book explores his experience growing up in the border town of Brownsville and the cultural collision of two countries. Martinez was a nominee for the 2013 Pushcart Prize and a finalist for the National Book Award. He will be the 70th speaker the UHV/ABR Reading has welcomed to the Victoria community.
The Boy Kings of Texas