Dr. Maribel Alvarez, Festival Co-director

Dr. Maribel Alvarez, Co-director of Tucson Meet Yourself, holds the Jim Griffith Chair in Public Folklore at the Southwest Center, University of Arizona. She is the co-founder of the Southwest Folklife Alliance, which produces the festival every year.

Join Maribel for a conversation about what folklife is and why it matters, as she reflects on several decades of celebrating it in the public arena.


Cultural Communities / Countries of Origins

Type of Performance
Memory Tent

Festival Appearance
  • Memory tent, Sunday Oct 15, 11:30 to 12:15 PM ()

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