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November 25, 2013
Join CSRC director Chon A. Noriega and others for a discussion concerning the need for a Smithsonian American Latino Museum.
November 25, 2013
La Bloga provided coverage of the CSRC event featuring William A. Nericcio, professor of English and comparative literature at San Diego State University, discussing his research.
November 23, 2013
The online journal Apuntes featured Chon A. Noriega's foreword to the book "Rafael Ferrer" by Deborah Cullen, volume 7 in the CSRC's A Ver series.
November 22, 2013

The UCLA Center for Population Health and Health Disparities, along with Public Matters and Nathan Cheng Consulting, will be celebrating its third corner store conversion/market makeover in East Los Angeles/Boyle Heights on Saturday, December 14, at noon. KCET reported on the store's transformation in an article posted November 22.

November 18, 2013
"The Asco Interviews" (2013), a short documentary directed and edited by Alvaro Parra for the exhibition Asco: No Movies at the Nottingham Contemporary, is now available for online viewing.
November 12, 2013

CSRC director Chon A. Noriega will deliver a keynote address at the two-day conference "Shimmering, Shining, Vomiting, Glitter: The Poetics & Politics of Disgust" at the Nottingham Contemporary in Nottingham, England.

November 4, 2013

On November 2, Self Help Graphics & Art celebrated its fortieth year of holding Dia de los Muertos festivities with an exhibition, live music, DJs, and traditional face painting, processions, and a blessing.

November 1, 2013
A visit with UC president Janet Napolitano, Ella Maria Diaz on the Royal Chicano Air Force, the CSRC acquires the Luis C. Garza Papers, and more!
October 30, 2013
Chapter 23, "No Apologies: Asco, Performance Art, and the Chicano Civil Rights Movement," in the recent release "A People's Art History of the United States" (New Press, 2013) by Nicolas Lampert, features images from CSRC collections.
October 25, 2013

CSRC associate director and UCLA Population Health and Health Disparities epidemiologist Alex Ortega will be among the panelists contributing to the discussion "The State of L.A.'s Plate," hosted by Zócalo Public Square and UCLA at the Petersen Automotive Museum on November 18 at 7:30 p.m. Former Bon Appetit editor Barbara Fairchild, “The Glutster” food blogger Javier Cabral, and host Evan Kleiman will attempt to answer the question: What does what we eat—and what we don’t eat—say about L.A.?