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April 1, 2008
This April brings many changes to the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center. We are pleased to announce the appointment of a new librarian and a new assistant director.
April 1, 2008

Review of Malaquias Montoya recommends book to “art students, activists, and those interested in popular art.”

Colonial Latin American Historical Review, Spring 2008 [sic]

March 1, 2008
Happy leap year! This year February will be twenty-nine days long. Anyone born on the last day of the month will have to wait four calendar years before their first “birthday.”
February 1, 2008
Last month I learned from a Mexican diplomat that there is still a Mexican American candidate left in the U.S. presidential primaries: Mitt Romney!
February 1, 2008

Article mentions Phantom Sightings.

X-Tra Contemporary Art Quarterly, Winter 2008

January 1, 2008
Happy New Year! As you may have heard, 2008 is an election year, and so we begin the year with a conference on voting rights.
December 1, 2007
Wow. I’m not often dumbfounded, but this one was a double whammy. Julie Myers, head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), hosted (according to CNN) a Halloween fundraising party last month and served as one of the judges for the best costume award.
November 1, 2007

Below are the results of several Google searches of terms used to describe people of Mexican descent in the United States: Mexican American, Chicano, Hispanic, Latino, and also illegal and undocumented (with specific reference to Mexicans).

September 1, 2007

Last weekend the Los Angeles Times ran an editorial on the arrival of the first Starbucks in East L.A. That’s right, an editorial!

June 1, 2007
Usually I am the one copyediting the director's message, not writing it. But as my eleven years of working for the CSRC Press draw to a close, I find that all of us here are taking on new tasks.