CANCELED: Manlio Argueta
Due to uncertainty around COVID-19, the Hammer is temporarily closed to the public and this program has been canceled. For COVID-19 updates impacting the UCLA community, please visit UCLA’s Newsroom.
Acclaimed Salvadoran public intellectual, poet, novelist, and critic Manlio Argueta is the author of One Day of Life, A Place Called Milagro de la Paz, and Little Red Riding Hood in the Red Light District. Born in El Salvador, he was exiled as an adult and lived in Costa Rica during the Salvadoran Civil War. Manlio is introduced by poet and UCLA Ethnic Studies professor Karina Alma, whose classes on US Central Americans focus on cultural memory, cultural production, race and gender, and diasporic narratives.
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Parking: Parking is available under the museum. Rates are $7 for the first three hours with museum validation, and $3 for each additional 20 minutes, with a $20 daily maximum. There is a $7 flat rate after 6 p.m. on weekdays, and all day on weekends. Cash only.
Restaurant: Enjoy a meal or drink before or after the program at our restaurant Audrey. Members and UCLA students receive 10% off. A late-night happy hour offers 10% off at the bar Tuesday–Saturday, 9–11 p.m.