Monthly Archives: January 2015

“We Speak For Ourselves”: Indigenous Environmental Justice in Oscar Zeta Acosta’s Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo

Job Talk: “We Speak For Ourselves”: Indigenous Environmental Justice in Oscar Zeta Acosta’s Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo, by Edgar Garcia, Ph.D. Candidate, Dept. of English Language & Literature, Yale University Wed, January 28, 2015 • 12:00 PM – 1:30 … Continue reading



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Youth in Movement: Activism, Art and the Production of Urban Space





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Lecture Series: Mexican Americans and the Question of Race

   



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Book Talk & Signing [Un]Framing the “Bad Woman”: Sor Juana, Malinche, Coyolxauhqui, and Other Rebels with a Cause

Book Talk & Signing [Un]Framing the “Bad Woman”: Sor Juana, Malinche, Coyolxauhqui, and Other Rebels with a Cause By Alicia Gaspar de Alba Wednesday, January 28, 2015 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. CSRC Library – 144 Haines Hall In this new … Continue reading



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Neoliberalism Privatization: Impact on Professors and We the People

Stanley Fish, “Neoliberalism and Higher Education”, wrote that few of his colleagues had ever come across the term “neoliberalism” or knew what it meant. According to Fish, neoliberal principles are embedded “in culture’s way of thinking [and its] institutions.” While the … Continue reading



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Decolonizing Journeys, Deconstructing Borders & Dismantling Narratives: A Platica at CSULA (2/18/15)





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Call for Papers –> Anthology of a Pueblo Sin Fronteras





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The Beginning of the End of the Public University: “The best of times …the worst of times.”

The 1960s were “the best of times …the worst of times.” As one author put it, a backlash was underway that marked the “Slow Death of Public Higher Education.” In less than a decade California went from Master Plan to No … Continue reading



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CALL FOR PAPERS –> Decolonizing Journeys, Deconstructing Borders & Dismantling Narratives: An Anthology of a Pueblo Sin Fronteras

Call for Papers for Decolonizing Indigenous Migration Decolonizing Journeys, Deconstructing Borders & Dismantling Narratives: An Anthology of a Pueblo Sin Fronteras is based on a one-day student-led symposium at California State University, Los Angeles scheduled for May 2015 entitled Decolonizing … Continue reading



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Chicano Soul and Luis Favela Photography Exhibit at Homegirl Cafe





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