Category Archives: Platica

March in the Rain Film and Discussion at the University of Arizona (2/28/17)

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

Posted in Arizona, California, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Books, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Politics, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, East Los Angeles, Education, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Land, Language, Los Angeles, Maize, Memory, Mexican, Movimiento, Nahuatl, Palabra, Platica, Politics, Race, Resistance, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Student Empowerment, Unity, University of Arizona, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

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

Voces de Aztlán: Chicana/o Urban Art in Phoenix (9/21/15)

  In today’s Chicana/o culture, Aztlán signifies an important symbol of spiritual and national unity, and it is often associated with the territories ceded to the United States by Mexico with the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo in 1848. The artists in … Continue reading

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Don’t Stop Believing: Robert Flores On His New Book “#FuckCancer!”

“I’m a Healer” #FuckCancer: The True Story of How Robert the Bold Kicked Cancer’s Ass is the new book by Robert Flores and published by Xicano independent publishing house Broken Swords Publications. This is the true story of a Xicano … 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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2015 Barrio Writers 1-Week Summer Writing Program in Houston, TX

    The UH MASSO has partnered with Barrio Writers to host a free 1-week summer writing program at University of Houston! We invite all youth between 13-21 years old to participate in a week long college-level creative writing program … Continue reading

Posted in Aztlan, Barrio, Chicana Feminism, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Art, Chicana/o Books, Chicana/o Healing, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Literature, Chicana/o Poetry, Chicana/o Prose, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Community, Cultura, Education, Gender, History, Houston, Indigenous, Knowledge, Language, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Nahuatl, Nepantla, Palabra, Platica, Research, Resistance, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Spirituality, Student Empowerment, Texas, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

Youth in Resistance Conference 2015 in Santa Ana (5/30/15)

      A YOUTH CONFERENCE ORGANIZED AND LED BY YOUTH FOR YOUTH! Join us at our 4th annual Youth In Resistance Conference. As youth in Santa Ana many times our voice is not taken into account and often ignored, … Continue reading

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1st Annual Regeneración Tlacuilolli: UCLA Raza Studies Journal Symposium: Contesting Global Police Violence (5/27/15) at UCLA

Posted in AmeriKKKa, Aztlan, California, Capitalism, Chicana Feminism, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Healing, Chicana/o Health, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, Gender, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Labor, Land, Language, Law, Los Angeles, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Nepantla, Palabra, Platica, Police Brutality, Resistance, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, UCLA, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color at Stanford University

    This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color The Michelle R. Clayman Institute for Gender Research; Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Institute for Diversity in the Arts, Department of Theater and Performance Studies; and the … Continue reading

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