Carlos Fuentes, Mexico's leading novelist and a major Latin American author, historian and scholar, will speak on "History and Imagination" at CLU on Monday, Jan. 27. A part of the university's annual Artists & Speakers Series, the lecture will be held at 10 a.m. in Samuelson Chapel.
The former ambassador to France will also read from his latest best seller Inez as well as his historical epic Old Gringo. Ambassador Fuentes' address will be followed by a question–and–answer session.
The Fuentes lecture, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the departments of English, Spanish and Political Science. For information, call the University Relations Office at (805) 493–3151.