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Today, Arellano provides the centerpiece for a number of public forums, beginning at 1 p.m. with Social Satire, Social Justice y el Chiste, followed by Ask a Mexican Live at 2:30 p.m., both at the Denver Public Library, 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway. Following the forums, Arellano will appear in person for a coffee talk at the Cimarron Cafe in the Tivoli Student Union on the Auraria campus. All events are free and open to the public. For more information, call 303-556-3124 or visit www.mscd.edu/news/castro.
Tue., Nov. 16, 1 & 2:30 p.m., 2010