On March 13-14 the William A. Douglass Center for Basque Studies and the Jon Bilbao Basque Library co-host “Visions of a Basque American Westerner: International Conference on the Writings of Frank Bergon,” a conference that will take place at the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center’s Leonard Faculty & Graduate Room.
The conference includes presentations by ten scholars and writers from the US and the Basque Country who will “discuss and reflect on Frank Bergon’s works emphasizing Basque themes in his writings.”
All events are free and open to the public, but registration is required to attend. If you would like to register click here.
Leading up to the conference, there will also be two book presentations by CBS author, David Romtvedt. Besides presenting two of his titles, Zelestina Urza and Buffalotarrak the author will also delight the audience with some Basque music accompanied by his daughter Caitlin Belem Romtvedt.
For complete information on the conference and these book presentations, please click here.