Steve Thompson – The Mexican Tradition of Day of the Dead

Our Thursday lecture for March 9th will be presented by Steve Thompson, an importer of Mata Ortiz pottery and Oxaca wood carvings and expert on Mexican culture and art, who will speak on Mexican traditions including The Day of the Dead tradition – its roots and its importance to the people of Oaxaca and other indigenous areas of Mexico. The lecture will begin at 2:00. Bring your chair and sunscreen, and come early to get a good spot.

This lecture will also kick off our annual “Magic of Mexican Artistry” event.