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June 21, 2016

NEH.gov showcased the informative and newly interactive Frontera Collection website, funded in part by the Endowment. The collection is under the stewardship of the CSRC.

June 17, 2016

New York-based artist Freddy Rodriguez, a native of the Dominican Republic, has been awarded a 2016 Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship.

June 17, 2016

Ramón García, author of the CSRC's award-winning A Ver volume on the artist Ricardo Valverde, was named by The Culture Trip as one of the top ten Los Angeles-based poets to know.

June 2, 2016

New appointments, fond farewells, forthcoming publications, a visiting scholars report, and more in this month's newsletter. (Image: Students pack textiles from CSRC collections during a workshop now viewable on CSRC YouTube)

June 1, 2016

CSRC director Chon A. Noriega's 2009 Aztlán article was reprinted in Joe Ortiz's blog, It Seems to Me... The article discusses the portrayals of Mexicans in silent-era Hollywood Westerns and the equally problematic scholarship on race in the Western genre and its "greaser" subgenre.

May 25, 2016

The CSRC is looking for a part-time Communications and Academic Programs Assistant to provide clerical and research support to the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center, including assisting with event coordination, social media promotion, website maintenance, and record keeping.

May 24, 2016

The Daily Bruin announced the appointment of Laura Gómez as interim dean for the UCLA Division of Social Sciences. 

May 21, 2016

ARTnews covered the announcement of Pilar Tompkins Rivas as the new director of the Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College.

May 12, 2016

ARTFORUM covered the appointment of Pilar Tompkins Rivas as the new director of the Vincent Price Art Museum.

May 12, 2016

The Los Angeles Times covered the announcement of Pilar Tompkins Rivas as the new director of the Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College.

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