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Tertulia Histórica Albuquerque: Revolts and Revolutions

September 19

2 pm (MTS)
Live via Zoom

Register in advance for this meeting HERE.

Rob Martínez, New Mexico State Historian

Since colonial times, revolts and resistance have been a regular part of New Mexico history. Puebloan people had revolutions against Spanish political, economic and religious institutions. Spanish colonists resisted Spanish  governors who thought themselves superior. Mexican New Mexicans resisted Mexican governors they did not like, and Pueblo and Genizaro natives joined in. New Mexicans revolted against American governors and economic institutions when things were not to their liking. And even into the twentieth and twenty first centuries, New Mexicans of all backgrounds fought for their rights. State Historian Rob Martinez looks at the history of revolts, revolutions and resistance throughout New Mexico’s fascinating history.

Free, Registration Required

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


This event is part of the 2020-2021 Tertulia Histórica Albuquerque Lecture Series.

Mark your calendars for the rest of the fall season.

10/24 – Famous Suffragists and Hidden Figures: The Road to Suffrage in New Mexico.
Dr. Sylvia Ramos-Cruz.

11/21 – Masks On! Pandemics and Epidemics in New Mexico History.
State Historian Rob Martinez explores how viruses and disease shaped New Mexico history.

12/19 – Illuminating New Mexico: A History of Luminarias and Farolitos.
State Historian Rob Martinez examines the fascinating origins of these uniquely New Mexican cultural expressions.