The eighth celebration of "Nuestra Palabra: Latino Writers Having Their Say" spotlights Roberto Rodriguez, nationally syndicated columnist and author of Justice: A Question of Race. Rodriguez will read from his new book Codex Tamanchuan: On Becoming Human and discuss the Pedro Oregón incident from a national perspective. "Nuestra Palabra" is hosted by Tony Diaz, founder, author of The Aztec Love God, and a visiting scholar at the University of Houston's Center for Mexican American Studies. Chapultapec, 813 Richmond. Call 867-8943 for more information. Free.