Louie talks with Yolanda Chavez Leyva, chair of the UTEP Department of History, and David Romo, co-director of the Museo Urbano. The Museo Urbano is a project of the UTEP Department of History that aims to take border history to the community through public events, lectures, publications, exhibits, and workshops. Yolanda and David talk about an upcoming celebration of fronterizo music on Saturday, June 15, at Cafe Mayapan, 2000 Texas. The event will feature talks, live performances of fronterizo music, an open jam, and much more. Read more about the event at http://newsuc.utep.edu/index.php/news-latest/1027-museo-urbano-presents-border-music. More information is also available by calling the UTEP History Department, 915-747-5508.
Aired June 14, 2013.