The CSRC launches a blog, CSRC librarian Xaviera Flores receives an award from the Los Angeles City Historical Society, Van Nuys High School uses CSRC archives for an oratorio about the 1968 walkouts, a new YouTube video, and more in this month’s newsletter!
Edited and introduced by Héctor Calderón, this collection of essays makes a rigorous case for the contributions of Chicana/o studies to the transnational study of Mexico.
The UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center (CSRC) has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Excellence in Diversity Award from the College Art Association (CAA). An international leadership organization in the visual arts, CAA is dedicated to the promotion of equity and inclusion within the art and academic fields.
The CSRC-based research project “Critical Mission Studies at California’s Crossroads”  is funded by a grant from the University of California Multicampus Research Programs and Initiatives (MRPI). 
Presented by the CSRC in collaboration with the UCLA Music Library, this exhibition highlights the Strachwitz Frontera Collection, the world’s largest repository of commercially produced Mexican and Mexican American musical recordings.
Since its founding in 1969, the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center (CSRC) has played a pivotal role in the development of scholarly research on the Chicano-Latino population, which is now the largest minority group in the United States. Our research mission is supported by five distinct components: a library with special collections archive, an academic press, collaborative research projects, public programs and community-based partnerships, and a competitive grants and fellowships program.

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