Category Archives: Chicana/o Books

ARE Speaker Series: Roberto Cintli Rodriguez (11/16/16)

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Tejanas on the Loose Reading & Book Signing at UCLA (3/31/16)

Posted in Aztlan, California, Chicana Feminism, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Art, Chicana/o Books, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o LGBTQ, Chicana/o Literature, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Youth, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, Gender, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Language, Los Angeles, Memory, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Palabra, Platica, Resistance, Solidarity, Student Empowerment, UCLA, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

Canícula: A Reading & Book Signing with Norma Elia Cantú at Resistencia Bookstore in Austin (1/9/16)

                                    Red Salmon Arts Presents Canícula: A Reading and Book Signing with Norma Elia Cantú Winner of the Premio Aztlán Literary Prize, Canícula: … Continue reading

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The Lonely Book Review

Not too many people pay attention to book reviews these days. This is lamentable since at one time they were the cornerstone of an academic career. It exposed you to scholars in the field, and just reading kept you current … Continue reading

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Dismantling Christendom in Federal Indian Law in Steven T. Newcomb’s Pagans in the Promised Land: Decoding the Doctrine of Christian Discovery

Pagans in the Promised Land: Decoding the Doctrine of Christian Discovery by Steven T. Newcomb sets as its goal the decoding of hidden biblical meanings in United States Federal Indian Law/Policy, but specifically the 1823 U.S. Supreme Court ruling Johnson … Continue reading

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Review: Mestiz@ Scripts, Digital Migrations, and the Territories of Writing by Damián Baca

Baca, Damián. Mestiz@ Scripts, Digital Migrations, and the Territories of Writing. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.Print. “Knowing is what counts. To know one’s own country and govern it with that knowledge is the only way to free it from tyranny…The European … Continue reading

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Robert Flores aka @foxflores Reads from his Book #FuckCancer at Cypress Park Library (10/14/15)

Posted in #FuckCancer, Aztlan, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Books, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Healing, Chicana/o Health, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Literature, Chicana/o Photography, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Youth, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, Family, Knowledge, Los Angeles, Mexican, Palabra, Quotes, Resistance, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Spirituality, Student Empowerment, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

#FuckCancer Book Reading & Signing with Robert Flores in Santa Ana (9/23/15)

Posted in #FuckCancer, Aztlan, California, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Books, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Medicine, Chicana/o Prose, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Language, Mexican, Palabra, Research, Resistance, Santa Ana, Social justice, Solidarity, Spirituality, Student Empowerment, Traditional Medicine, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

2016 Conference on Américo Paredes: Border Narratives and the Folklore of Greater Mexico at CSULA

2016 Conference on Américo Paredes: Border Narratives and the Folklore of Greater Mexico Conference on Américo Paredes Music Hall California State University, Los Angeles May 6-7, 2016 http://americoatcalstatela.blogspot.com/ CALL FOR PAPERS : The deadline for a 250-word abstract is February … Continue reading

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A Closer Look Book Club: Bless Me, Ultima at the University of Arizona Poetry Center (10/14/15)

A Closer Look Book Club meets for an hour-long conversation about Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya. This book won the Premio Quinto Sol in 1972 and was made into a film in 2013. The story focuses on a young … Continue reading

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