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“Los Courts” Westside History Symposium @ Guadalupe
Saturday, November 12| Free
~ Emma Tenayuca Westside History Symposium 2022 ~
Los Courts: Past, Present, and Future
Saturday, November 12, 2022 | 8am – 4pm
Guadalupe Theater, 1301 Guadalupe Street, San Antonio, Texas
Please join the Westside Preservation Alliance, Esperanza Peace and Justice Center, the Historic Westside Residents Association, and the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center for the 2022 Emma Tenayuca Symposium.
Each year, the Symposium highlights important aspects of the history, people and culture of the historic Westside of San Antonio. This year, we will focus on the Alazán-Apache Courts.
This Symposium includes panel discussions, historic preservation resources and a procession to unveil new Fotohistoria banners at the Alazán-Apache Courts.
This Event is FREE and open to the public!
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Reserve your seat at: emma2022.EventBrite.com
or call 210-228-0201 for more information
Please see the preliminary schedule below:
8:30 am Breakfast and registration
9:00 am Welcome Remarks
9:05 am Panel 1: History of Alazan Apache Courts and housing in Westside
10:30 am Panel 2: Discourse on public housing and red-lining
11:50 am – 12:30pm Lunch
12:45 pm Panel 3: People’s lived experiences at Los courts – panel of experiences and histories
2:10 pm Panel 4: History and Futures of Preservation at Los courts: Imagining [that] Preservation [is possible]
3:30 pm Call to Action Remarks
3:40 pm – 4:00pm Procession to hang banners at Alazán Apache Courts