Special Event! "Celebrating CSRC Director Chon Noriega"
The UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center (CSRC) is pleased to co-present with the Fowler Museum a special online program celebrating Chon Noriega, who is stepping down this spring after 19 years as CSRC Director. The program will also mark the recent establishment of the Chon Noriega Arts Fund, which will support research-based efforts to advance the understanding of the arts within the mission of the CSRC.
Join Fowler, CSRC, and Director Noriega for dynamic conversations and special presentations with CSRC friends and collaborators across academic disciplines whose work focuses on arts and culture, civil rights, law, and policy.
Special guests include: Fowler Director Marla C. Berns, Wendy Laura Belcher, María De Los Angeles “Nena” Torres, Carlos M. Haro, Claudia Mitchell-Kernan, Cheech Marin, Terezita Romo, the Hon. Lucille Roybal-Allard, Thomas A. Saenz, Pilar Tompkins Rivas, and David K. Yoo; poetry readings by Roberto Tejada and Vickie Vértiz; and a performance by the incomparable Dan Guerrero.
RSVP via Eventbrite: https://tinyurl.com/celebratingchon
NOTE: We invite you to email a brief congratulatory statement for Chon to email@example.com. A selection of these messages will be displayed in Zoom before the program begins. Please indicate if you do not wish for your message to be displayed publicly.