Broadway World announced that Playwrights’ Arena will be presenting its annual lee Melville Award to CSRC donor Dan Guerrero and to Choreographer/Director Cate Caplin. The Playwrights’ Arena is the first and oldest theater dedicated to discovering, nurturing, and producing original works written exclusively by Los Angeles playwrights.
The Mexican American Studies department at the University of North Texas shared the CSRC's new video on YouTube of our December event: Archival Donation and Talk: Mario T. García and Rosalío Muñoz in Conversation.
NBC News published an article examining recent use and the history of the word beaner. CSRC director Chon A. Noriega is quoted in the piece.
CSRC director Chon A. Noriega was interviewed for a piece in the UCLA Daily Bruin in which he discusses the importance of UCLA’s four ethnic studies centers as they celebrate their fiftieth anniversary.
The mission of the Institute of American Cultures (IAC) is to conduct and facilitate research on the major traditionally underrepresented ethnic minority groups in the US and to advance our understanding of the new social and cultural realities in this nation.
UCLA Newsroom published a piece highlighting the CSRC’s receipt of the 2019 Excellence in Diversity Award from the College Art Association. The story was also featured in the UCLA Newsroom’s weekly roundup of top stories.
CSRC director Chon A. Noriega is quoted in a piece discussing the film In Old Arizona (1929), the first “talkie” Western to be filmed entirely outdoors. This year marks the ninetieth anniversary of the film’s release.
Artforum published a list of this year’s College Art Association Awards for Distinction recipients, including the CSRC.
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.
A College Art Association press release announced the 2019 Awards for Distinction recipients, including the CSRC.