Wednesday, April 7, 2021

La Mujer: A Celebration of Womxn

La Mujer: A Celebration of Womxn

The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center is proud to announce the lineup for our annual celebration of womxn in the arts, La Mujer on Wednesday, April 21 through Saturday, April 24, broadcasting live on various social media platforms and online.

In its 10th year, this festival was originally inspired by Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, who is considered the first feminist of the Americas. This year, we are highlighting the accomplishments of mujeres, of womxn, who inspire us!

This multi-disciplinary digital festival will span several days and include:

  • a musical performance by 2020 Latin Grammy Nominee Gina Chavez with her full band
  • a film screening by Cine Las Americas
  • panel discussions hosted by Chingona Fest Texas and Latino Studies at UT
  • a virtual exhibit curated by The Projecto's Coka Trevino
  • PLUS a stellar lineup of other musicians, poets, painters, and visual artists

Join us to honor and elevate Latinx womxn! The event is free to watch live on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and directly at

For more information about La Mujer festival, visit