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Socorro Castañeda-Liles

Socorro Castañeda-Liles

Socorro Castañeda-Liles: Author and Curator

This summer Professor Socorro Castañeda-Liles was a curator for the Modern Latina Magazine Book Club—a nation-wide book club.  In October she was interviewed on NBC Bay Area Comunidad del Valle TV show about her upcoming book Our Lady of Everyday Life: La Virgen de Guadalupe and the Catholic Imagination of Mexican Women in America.  She was also one of three Latina authors on a book panel presentation organized by Modern Latina Magazine.  The presentation took place at Santa Clara University.   She was also interviewed about her upcoming book on Visión Magazine.

(Left to right) Linda Castillo, founder of Modern Latina Magazine, and authors: Claudia Meléndez Salinas, Socorro Castañeda-Liles, and Claudia Sloan.