Saturday Apr 21, 2018
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Judy Alderete Garcia talks about and signs her book Memories of Torreón, New Mexico.
Judy Alderete Garcia talks about & signs her book "Memories of Torreón, New Mexico" on Saturday, April 21 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at Treasure House Books & Gifts, 2012 South Plaza, NW in Old Town Albuquerque, NM. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call (505) 242-7204.
Memories of Torreón, New Mexico is a collection of stories about the people of Torreón by the people of Torreón, edited by Judy Alderete Garcia. This book was wrtitten to preserve the unique culture and traditions of the people of the Manzano Mountains. It is also a way to educate others about the ever changing culture of New Mexicans.
Judy A. Garcia was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. as a child, she spent many weekends in Torreón visiting grandparents.Judy studied at the University of New Mexico where she received a Bachelor's Degree with a double major in Spanish and Women's Studies and a minor in Chicano Studies. Judyenjoys traveling, being creative and spending time with her daughter.