Remembering Our Loved Ones: The Ancient Aztecs and Systems of Remembrance
Professor López will discuss how the Nahuas used pictograph writing in order to record their history and genealogies. She will also discuss the Day of the Dead traditions and importance of memory in the oral storytelling tradition of the ancient Aztecs and how to use storytelling methods for modern times.
Malinalli López is an entrepreneur, filmmaker and professor at Sonoma State University. Her film production company XQL media is dedicated to producing films that have a positive social impact.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m., the Talk begins at 7:00 p.m.
Members are free; Non-Member tickets are $10 prepaid or $15 at the door. Preregistration ends at 5 p.m. on the day of the lecture.