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Our Arizona-Sonora Borderlands: From Kino’s Time to the Present
February 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join Richard C. Collins as he discusses his award-winning book Riding Behind the Padre: Horseback Views from Both Sides of the Border. Richard brings history and culture together with insight and love for our Borderlands. Richard will be introduced by Dr. Alessandra Lorini, a leading Kino scholar and retired professor of American History and Culture at the University of Florence, Italy. Dr. Lorini will present Richard with the recent publication of Riding Behind the Padre in its Italian translation, which she coordinated. A book signing follows. Program free with museum admission,
For more information contact Arizona History Museum Educator Mary Ann Ruelas: firstname.lastname@example.org or 520-617-1154
RSVP: 520.628.5774 or email to AHSTucson@azhs.gov
Visit Richard’s website and preview the first chapter of his award winning book at: http://www.richardccollins.com/
Richard’s book was awarded Pima County Public Library’s “Topic Pick” by the Southwest Books of the Year in 2014. The New Mexico Book Co-Op chose it as the best book of 2015 in the category of political, social and current event writing.