Film | Elena Gutiérrez: No Más Bebés (No More Babies)

Wednesday, April 5 | 4:15 PM | Griffin Hall, Room 3 Dr. Elena Gutiérrez, Associate Professor in Gender and Women’s Studies and Latin American and Latino Studies at the University of Illinois, Chicago—author of Undivided Rights: Women of Color Organize for Reproductive Justice with Jael Silliman, Marlene Gerber… Continue reading »

Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.

ONE Archives Exhibition to Explore “Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.” as Part of PST: LA/LA Thanks to two generous grants from the Getty Foundation, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives at the USC Libraries will present Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. at… Continue reading »

Afro-Latinidades Symposium

AFRO-LATINIDADES IN THE UNITED STATES Wege Auditorium, Science Center Saturday, November 5, 2016 SYMPOSIUM SCHEDULE  8:00–9:00  am LIGHT BREAKFAST (ECO CAFÉ)  9:00–9:30  am WELCOME  9:30–11:00 am SESSION I Jennifer Jones, “From Nuyoricans to Afro-Mestizos: Making the Invisible Visible and the Importance… Continue reading »

The Routledge Companion to Latina/o Media

The Routledge Companion to Latina/o Media, co-edited by Professor of Latina/o Studies Maria Elena Cepeda and Dolores Inés Casillas, provides students and scholars with an indispensable overview of the domestic and transnational dynamics at play within multi-lingual Latina/o media. The book examines both independent and mainstream media via race and… Continue reading »

Professor C. Ondine Chavoya at Bisagra

Professor of Art, C. Ondine Chavoya, will present a talk at art space Bisagra in Lima, Peru on January 15. Exhibiendo ASCO ONDINE CHAVOYA El curador e historiador del arte C. Ondine Chavoya introducirá el trabajo del grupo de performance y arte experimental chicano ASCO (1972-1987)… Continue reading »

Luis Leon | Remythologizing Cesar Chavez

Remembering the 1965 grape strike during its 50th anniversary year, historian of religion Professor Luis Leon, University of Denver, examined the power of the myths that surrounded Chavez. Fifty years ago, in 1965, Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta led the predominantly Mexican National Farmworkers Association… Continue reading »