The Huffington Post mentioned two of the CSRC’s forthcoming shows, Home—So Different, So Appealing and Laura Aguilar: Show and Tell, in an article about PST: LA/LA.
This year's CSRC visiting scholars, fellowship and conference opportunities, information on the upcoming CSRC Open House featuring a new exhibit focused on public art in CSRC collections, and more, in this month's newsletter! (Image: "Welcome to America’s Finest Tourist Plantation," 1988)
The Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR) is accepting applications for the IUPLR/Mellon Fellowship Program (academic year 2017-18). The program supports ABD doctoral students in the humanities who are writing dissertations in Latina/o studies.
The L.A. Weekly previewed the forthcoming exhibition Laura Aguilar: Show and Tell, to be on display at the Vincent Price Art Museum in 2017.
The CSRC was mentioned as a co-sponsor of the panel discussion “Beyond the Elections: Political Impacts on Communities of Color” on October 27 in the CSRC Library.
UCR Today noted that CSRC director, Chon Noriega will speak at the second annual Wong Forum on Art and the Immigrant Experience at UC Riverside on November 4 from 10am to 5pm.
Applications are now available for the UCLA Institute of American Cultures (IAC) 2017-2018 Visiting Scholar Fellowship Program in Ethnic Studies. Applicants must have a PhD by the beginning of the fellowship year.
New appointments and recognitions, plus exhibitions, media mentions, events, and a new issue of Aztlán, in this month's newsletter!
(Image: "El Pachuco" by Ignacio Gómez)
A preview of the exhibition Elotes con Sangre at California State University, Fresno, featuring yarn paintings acquired by U.S. poet laureate Juan Felipe Herrera on a CSRC-sponsored research trip to Mexico in 1970.
This story about Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie quotes Vanessa Díaz, CSRC IAC postdoctoral scholar, who has written an essay on the practice of combining the names of celebrity couples into a single term like “Brangelina.”