Former gang leader Don Armijo recounts his time inside one of Los Angeles's most brutal street gangs in Homeboy's Soul: Pride, Terror and Street Justice in America. Co-written with Houston author Fred Stawitz, Homeboy's Soul is a story of self-destruction, the deadly consequences of misplaced loyalty and, ultimately, redemption. Stawitz will sign copies of Homeboy's Soul during his appearance today. 2 to 4 p.m. Casa Ramirez Folkart Gallery, 241 West 19th Street. For information, call 713-880-2420 or visit www.casaramirez.com. Free.
Sat., June 5, 2-4 p.m., 2010