TSHA Fellows Dual Session

Friday February 25, 2022

10:30 AM

Sponsored by Brenda and Patrick Cox

Part 1: Teaching Texas History in an Age of Hyper Partisanship

Part 2: Forgetting and Remembering: Why Does Searching for an Accurate Past Provoke Backlash?

Session Chair Part One Chair: Emilio Zamora, University of Texas at Austin; Part Two Chair: Light Cummins, Austin College

Presentations by Part One Presenters: John Moran Gonzalez. University of Texas at Austin; Bernadette Pruitt, Sam Houston State University; Lilliana Saldaña, University of Texas at San Antonio; George T. Diaz, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Part Two Presenters: Bryan Burrough, Author, Forget the Alamo: The Rise and Fall of an American Myth; Peniel Joseph, The University of Texas at Austin; Monica Muñoz Martinez, the University of Texas at Austin