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Last updateFri, 15 Feb 2019 10am

Democrats to hold annual meeting

The Guadalajara chapter of Democrats Abroad will hold its annual meeting on Saturday, February 16. Ed Tasca, a popular humor columnist and published novelist and playwright, will speak “On the Coattails of Lincoln.”


Noted local forensic scientist dies at age 92

Pioneering Guadalajara forensic scientist Jesús Mario Rivas Souza, who carried out an astonishing 131,974 autopsies between 1953 and 2013, passed away November 27 at his Bugambilias home.He was 92 years old and succumbed to pneumonia.

Upcoming metro-area events

Book Fair begins

Over 500,000 guests are expected to visit the 32nd International Book Fair (FIL) from Saturday, November 24, to Sunday, December 2 at Expo Guadalajara.

University of Guadalajara to recognize Influential US gender theorist

In conjunction with the International Book Fair (FIL), the University of Guadalajara will bestow an honorary degree (Doctor Honoris Causa) on Judith Butler, the acclaimed U.S. philosopher and gender theorist whose work has influenced political philosophy, ethics and the fields of third-wave feminist, queer and literary theory.