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November 1, 2012
A summary of the latest CSRC news, events, Library acquisitions, and Press publications.
October 31, 2012

Opinion piece rebutting an article and opinion column published in the Daily Bruin about the legality of the freshman admissions process. CSRC director Chon Noriega and CSRC associate director Alex Ortega are among the faculty signees.

Daily Bruin, October 30, 2012

October 31, 2012

A study commissioned by the Getty suggests the widespread art event was a big success. The CSRC L.A. Xicano exhibitions were organized for Pacific Standard Time initiative.

Los Angeles Times, October 31, 2012

October 30, 2012

Chon Noriega is interviewed by Matthias Stork, an M.A. student in the UCLA Cinema and Media Studies program, for the UCLA Mediascape blog.

Mediascape (blog), October 30, 2012

October 27, 2012

Chon Noriega is quoted in this story about the long-running variety TV show Sabado Gigante. An abbreviated version of the story appeared in the Union-Bulletin of Walla Walla, Washington.

Los Angeles Times, October 27, 2012
Union-Bulletin, October 31, 2012
October 26, 2012

This critique of radio personality Rush Limbaugh's racist, sexist, and homophobic statements on air cites a study from the CSRC Hate Speech in the Media project.

Madison County Courier, October 26, 2012

October 19, 2012
Darnell Hunt, director of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA, provides a preview of the panel discussion "Inside Out: Social Justice, Activism, and the 2012 Vote" being held Thursday, October 25, 2012, at the CSRC Library.
October 17, 2012
Roberto Chavez's first-person essay "Why Paint?", originally published in the Spring 2011 issue of Aztlán: A Journal of Chicano Studies, has been reprinted in the catalog Roberto Chavez: Paintings and Drawings (Hit & Run Press, 2012).
October 11, 2012

CSRC director Chon Noriega is quoted in this story about the unveiling of the restored David Alfaro Siqueiros mural “América Tropical” (1932) eighty years after it was painted.

ArtInfo, October 10, 2012

October 10, 2012

At the October 2011 opening of the L.A. Xicano exhibition Art Along the Hyphen: The Mexican-American Generation at the Autry National Center, artist Roberto Chavez discussed his work and career. His address is now published in the catalog Roberto Chavez: Paintings and Drawings (Hit & Run Press, 2012).

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