A binational symposium of scholars and activists
Scholars and activists from Mexico and the United States will share and critically evaluate current trends in the scholarship and practices of Mexican and Chicano social movements. Five panels of speakers will address issues related to labor, youth, indigenous, feminist and LGBTQ movements, as well as the role of activist artists.
9:30-10:50 Labor Movements
Alejandro Alvarez, María de la Luz Arriaga, Michelle Tellez
11:00-12:20 Youth Movements
Mariana Favela Calvillo, Imelda Placencia, Maurice Rafael Magaña
1:30-2:50 Indigenous Movements
Gaspar Rivera, Aída Hernández Castillo, Maylei Blackwell
3:00-4:20 Feminist/Queer Movements
Gisela Espinosa, Olga Talamante, Juan Ochoa
4:20-5:00: Concluding Reflections/Discussion
Some presentations may be in Spanish only.
Cost: Free and open to the public
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Sponsor(s): Latin American Institute, Center for Mexican Studies, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA Dean of Social Sciences; SFSU Department of Sociology and Sexuality Studies; SFSU College of Health and Social Sciences
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