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  Frontiers Journal: A Journal of Women Studies University of Nebraska Press Vol. 41, No. 1 ISSN: 01609009 EISSN: 15360334 Lincoln, Nebraksa 2020   For over thirty years, Frontiers has explored the diversity of women’s lives as shaped by such factors as race, ethnicity, class, sexual orientation, and place. Multicultural and interdisciplinary, Frontiers presents a broad mix of scholarly work, personal essays, and the...

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Building Bridges in Time of Walls: Chicano/Mexican Art from Los Angeles to Mexico organized and presented by AltaMed Foundation September 2018-June 2020 Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil Mexico City, MX September 21-November 25, 2018 Centro Cultural Clavijero Nigromante Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico December 14, 2018-March 3, 2019 Centro de las Artes Monterrey, Nuevo Leon March 28-June 23, 2019 Museo Siete Regiones Acapulco, Guerrero July 2019...

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  Visualizing Latino Populations Through Art Tuesday: An exhibition at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes explores questions of identity The New York Times By Jill Cowan New York, NY November 26, 2019 Recently, my colleague Jose Del Real wrote about the role of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes, the Mexican-American community center and museum in downtown Los Angeles, in educating visitors about many of the lesser known — and darker —...

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Voices from the Ancestors and Beyond: Chicanx/Latinx Spiritual Expressions and Healing Practices edited Lara Medina and Martha R. Gonzales University of Arizona Press ISBN-13: 9780816539567 October 2019     Involvement in Indigenous Circles Between 1985-2000 I served as a volunteer spiritual advisor for the Native American Religious Society at the California Rehabilitation Center (CRC) in Norco, California. The women that I...

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  Linda Vallejo and a decade of art that unapologetically embraces brownness Los Angeles Time, Arts and Culture by Matt Stromberg June 20, 2019     Full Article Exhibition Details     “He looks better brown, don’t you think?” Linda Vallejo asks, pointing at a small sculpture of hamburger chain mascot Bob’s Big Boy. His alabaster skin, however, has been painted a rich shade of mocha. The bright blue eyes...

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Habitat: On the Road  ArtNews Magazine by Katherine McMahon Winter 2019 New York     Excerpt L.A.-born painter Linda Vallejo does a lot of thinking in her 2009 Toyota Avalon, which carries her to and from her home in Topanga Canyon. “I work through images in my mind while driving,” she said. Traffic can be a bad influence. “Because of the congestion, a lot of us are becoming rude drivers.” But...

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