Ideas in Bloom: University of North Texas

at The Dallas Morning News Reading & Games Room

Klyde Warren Park's outdoor salon: a weekly speaker series with authors, artists and the city's greatest thinkers. In The Dallas Morning News Reading & Games Room.

The weekly speaker series features a topic from University of North Texas. Bring your lunch and grab a seat.

12/6/12: Program Title: Going the Distance: An interview with Richard Menchaca

Join Morgan Davis, Head of Archives and Rare Books at the UNT Libraries, for an interview with Richard Menchaca. Richard will discuss his experiences growing up in San Antonio and later coming to UNT as one of the first Latino student athletes at the university. Richard is Reading Professor at El Centro College and author of the 2012 memoir Guardian Angel. Learn about the UNT Latino Archive Initiative and efforts to document the history of Latinos in North Texas.