FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Learn About the Mexican and Texas Independence Movements at "Road to Revolution"
Kevin Femmel, Alamo Trust, Inc.
Office (210) 225-1391x3005
Mobile (210) 836-8616
Join the Alamo for a virtual discussion on the Mexican and Texas independence movements and how they lead to the Battle of the Alamo at "Road to Revolution: Mexican Independence to Texas Independence" on November 6. Alamo Senior Curator and Historian Ernesto Rodriguez, along with a panel of historians, will educate viewers on the Tejano experience during this period.
Panelists include historians: James Bernsen, local historian; Dr. David Carlson, Spanish Archivist for the Bexar County Clerk's Office; Dr. Jesus de la Teja, Regents' Professor Emeritus and University Distinguished Professor Emeritus of History for Texas State University; Dr. Gerald Poyo, Professor of History, St. Mary's University; Dr. Omar Valerio-Jimenez, Associate Professor of History at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
This is a virtual discussion will also include a Q&A with the panelists. Registration is free, so sign up today on theAlamo.org.
What: "Road to Revolution: Mexican Independence to Texas Independence," a virtual event
When: Saturday, November 6, 11 a.m. - Noon
Where: Virtual via Zoom
About Alamo Trust, Inc. | Located in the heart of San Antonio, the Alamo serves as a sacred memorial to all those who lived, fought and died there. Visitors pay homage to the heroes of the 1836 Battle of the Alamo, a defining moment in Texas History. Alamo Trust, Inc., or the Alamo, tells that story of Texas independence, as part of its 300-year history to over 1.6 million visitors every year. To visit the Alamo is to witness living history, experience authentic artifacts and admire an iconic landmark that shaped the country. Visit theAlamo.org.