This year, we celebrate the life and legacy of Raúl Salinas by coming together in Austin. We will host academic panels, pláticas, and preview of the jazz documentary Un Trip based on raul poem Un Trip Through the Mind Jail to honor Salinas and set the course for another 50 years of struggle, poetry, and solidarity.
50 Years of Partial Freedom: Symposium Schedule
November 2022 marks 50 years since the release from prison of poet and revolutionary Raúl R. Salinas (raúlrsalinas) (1934-2008). An Austinite for most of his life, Salinas was a renowned poet, community organizer, prisoner and youth advocate, and intellectual of the Chicano Movement. In November 1972, Salinas was released after more than a decade in […]