Latinx Comic Book exhibit coming to South Texas College


South Texas College

MCALLEN, Texas – As part of South Texas College’s Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, STC’s Center for Mexican American Studies, along with the college’s History Department and Library Art Gallery present a Latinx Comic Book Exhibit featuring the work of five artists beginning Sept. 15.

“Relampago” created by Judge Margarito C. Garza with art by Sam G. González, 1977.

The exhibit, curated by José Alaniz, Professor in the Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures and the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of Washington in Seattle, will include sixteen posters by five artists.

The exhibit will be on display Sept. 15 through Oct. 15 in the Pecan Campus Library Rainbow Room.

Alaniz also makes comics. His work appeared in the 2018 collection “Tales From La Vida: A Latinx Comics Anthology.”

For more information, contact Trinidad Gonzalez at or visit

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