6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Basque Museum & Cultural Center
Vince Juaristi will speak about his newest book, Basque Firsts: People Who Changed the World.
This is the first book to recognize extraordinary Basques and their extraordinary contributions to world history.
It profiles seven remarkable Basques who contributed signifcantly to world history:
Juan Elcano, St. Ignatius of Loyola, Santiago Ramon y Cajal, Cristobal Balenciaga, Edurne Pasaban, José Maria Arizmendiarrieta, and Paul Laxalt.
This Basque Museum is proud to host this event as a collaborative effort with our educational partners Boise State University Basque Studies and the University of Nevada Reno Press.