October 21, 2013
Chon A. Noriega, CSRC director and professor of cinema and media studies at UCLA, was quoted in a story concerning the box office success of "Instructions Not Included" and the future of Latino filmmaking in the US.
October 16, 2013
The UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center Press announces the release of Pepón Osorio, the first book-length study of the internationally recognized installation artist and sculptor who upended the 1993 Whitney Biennial with his provocative artwork Scene of the Crime.
October 14, 2013
CSRC director and cinema and media studies professor Chon A. Noriega was interviewed on "The Business" concerning the state of U.S.-produced TV for viewers seeking Latino characters and culture, including bilingualism.
October 13, 2013
The online publication "Apuntes: A Latino Journal" featured the foreword to "A Ver: Yolanda Lopez," Volume 2 in the A Ver: Revisioning Art History series.
October 7, 2013
CSRC director Chon A. Noriega was quoted in the Los Angeles Times obituary for poet, activist, and educator José Montoya.
October 1, 2013
A tribute to José Montoya, CSRC Open House to feature Sal Castro exhibition, celebrating John Rechy and the fiftieth anniversary of 'City of Night,' and more. (Pictured: José Montoya in 2006)
September 30, 2013
L.A. Xicano co-curators Chon A. Noriega and Terezita Romo have co-authored a program note for an upcoming exhibition of works by figurative abstract painter Alberto Valdés.
September 16, 2013
The new online publication "Apuntes: A Latino Journal" features the foreword to "A Ver: Gronk," Volume 1 in the A Ver series.
September 12, 2013
The Association for Recorded Sound Collections has awarded "The Arhoolie Foundation's Strachwitz Frontera Collection of Mexican and Mexican American Recordings" Best Discography in the category Best Research in Folk, World or Ethnic Music.
September 10, 2013
Apuntes: A Latino Journal is a new, free digital journal that "promotes unity and celebrates diversity among Latinos." The site, which recently launched, includes two essays by CSRC director Chon A.