Monthly Archives: September 2014

2014 George I. Sánchez Memorial Lectures in the Social Sciences & Education at University of Texas at Austin (November 12, 2014)

Wed, November 12, 2014 • 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM • Room 1.302B, College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA), The University of Texas at Austin The Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS) will host the 2014 George I. Sánchez Memorial … Continue reading



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2014 Rebellious Lawyering Conference San Francisco, California (November 13-15, 2014)





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The Origins of Chicana/o Studies at CSUN, a Photographic Exhibit at Café on A (September 8-October 30, 2014)





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Songs of Trafficking & Violence: A History of US-Mexico Border Ballads lecture at UTEP (November 6, 2014)

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014. Lecture: “Songs of Trafficking and Violence: A History of US-Mexico Border Ballads.” By Dr. Juan Carlos Ramírez-Pimienta from the San Diego State University- Imperial Valley Campus. The Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center Auditorium, 6:00 p.m. – … Continue reading



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Lynching & Mob Violence Against Mexicans in the American Southwest, 1848-1928 presentation at UTEP (October 2, 2014)

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Presentation: “Lynching & Mob Violence Against Mexicans in the American Southwest, 1848-1928.” By Dr. William Carrigan, Chair and Professor, History Department, Rowan University. Blumberg Auditorium, University Library, First Floor, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Sponsored by … Continue reading



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Abrazando el Espíritu: Bracero Families Confront the US-Mexico Border with Ana Rosas at USC (October 15, 2014)

Intellectual Commons: Featuring Ana Rosas Wednesday, October 15, 2014 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM University Park Campus Doheny Library Room 223 Abranzando el Espiritu: Bracero Families Confront the U.S.-Mexico Border Ana Rosas, Assistant Professor, Chicana/o Studies and History, UC Irvine



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Chicana/o Studies Department de CSUN 45th Anniversary Benefit Concert

Saturday, October 25, 2014 – 6:30pm Location: CSUN Plaza del Sol  Cost: $50 adults, $25 children under 12 Chicana/o Studies Department 45th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrating 45 years of Mexican music, song, and dance La Raza Alumni Association Scholarship Fundraiser Performances by: Conjunto … Continue reading



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The Last Love Letter

The Last Love Letter I never knew exactly what to say to you, mujer I still don’t la Reina de la Muerte Mictecacihuatl: Queen of Mictlan I know that you could have killed me all those years ago with a … Continue reading



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Huicholes Documentary

Saludos, We want to share a powerful new documentary,  “Huicholes, The Last Peyote Guardians.”  This film portrays the movement to save the Huichol people’s most sacred site, the destination of their pilgrimages since time immemorial, from Canadian mining companies.  Tracy Barnett … Continue reading



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Barrio Roots Street Arts Fest in Southeast L.A. (September 19-21, 2014)





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