Category Archives: Chicana/o Film

“Neva Romero: Jamas Olvidados” – September 19 – Chautauqua Auditorium in Boulder, Colorado

  “Neva Romero: Jamas Olvidados”, is a documentary film about a 21-year-old University of Colorado undergraduate who was killed, along with two other Chicano activists, in a car bomb in May of 1974 at the Colorado Chautauqua. Forty-eight hours later … Continue reading

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Requiem 29 at the University of Arizona (12/15/16)

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No Más Bebé’s Screening w/ Q&A at Tía Chuchas (9/30/15)

                                  “No Más Bebés” is the story of Mexican immigrant mothers who sued county doctors, the state, and the U.S. government after they were … Continue reading

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Stereotypes, Cultural Terrorism and the Hollywood Shuffle or What Eva Longoria Learned in Chicana/o Studies

Commercial Garbage Two years ago, I wrote a post about what Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales termed the “commercial garbage” being promoted by some of our own inside and outside of Hollywood. More to the point, the post questioned the “commercial garbage” … Continue reading

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On The Road with Ramón Novarro: The Challenges and Rewards of Interdisciplinary Research at UCLA (6/3/15)

  Event Date: Wednesday, June 3, 2015 – 5:00pm to 7:00pm Event Location: Darren Star Theater – 1422A Melnitz Hall The UCLA Cinema and Media Studies (CMS) Department colloquium series, in collaboration with the CSRC, welcomes Ernesto Chávez for a presentation on Mexican-born … Continue reading

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Film Screening of “César’s Last Fast” at UCLA (5/7/15)

    Cesar’s Last Fast is a 2014 American documentary film narrating the events of 1988, when Cesar Chavez began his “Fast for Life,” a 36-day water-only hunger strike, to draw attention to the horrific effects of unfettered pesticide use on farm workers, … Continue reading

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Telling Our Stories at UC San Diego

                                    In celebration of the life and achievements of César E. Chávez and in conjunction with the California State holiday, the Raza Resource … Continue reading

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Screening: Selected Clips from “Please, Don’t Bury Me Alive!” with Director Efraín Gutiérrez in Conversation with CSRC Director Chon A. Noriega

    Event Date: Thursday, April 30, 2015 – 12:00pm to 1:30pm Event Location: Vincent Price Art Museum, East Los Angeles College, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park, CA 91754 The CSRC in collaboration with the Chicano Studies Department at East Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Screening of “Everything Comes from the Streets” in El Paso

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Chicano Poster Making & Film Screening at San Anto Cultural Arts

Posted in Aztlan, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Documentary, Chicana/o Film, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Mural, Chicana/o Posters, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Palabra, Resistance, San Antonio, Social justice, Solidarity, Texas, Unity | 2 Comments