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January 30, 2019

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.

January 28, 2019

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.

January 22, 2019

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.

January 20, 2019

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.

January 18, 2019

Artforum published a list of this year’s College Art Association Awards for Distinction recipients, including the CSRC.

January 18, 2019

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.

January 17, 2019

A College Art Association press release announced the 2019 Awards for Distinction recipients, including the CSRC.

January 17, 2019

ARTnews published a list of this year’s College Art Association Awards for Distinction recipients, including the CSRC.

January 14, 2019

Colin Gunckel, associate professor of screen arts and cultures at the University of Michigan and associate editor of the A Ver book series, and Laura Isabel Serna, associate professor of cinema and media studies at USC and a CSRC collections donor, wrote a post for the Film Comment blog that discusses their upcoming publication from CSRC Press on the creative writings of Gabriel Navarro, a Mexico-born journalist based in Los Angeles in the 1920s and 1930s.

January 10, 2019

UC Riverside News published an article on the Critical Mission Studies at California’s Crossroads project, which was awarded $1 million in funding through UC’s 2019 Multicampus Research Programs and Initiatives. The project is led by CSRC associate director Charlene Villaseñor Black.

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