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50 Years of Chicana Feminism: Celebrating the Hijas de Cuauhtémoc

November 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Organized by the Chicano Studies Research Center

Join us to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1971 newspaper Hijas de Cuauhtémoc, a groundbreaking publication of Chicana feminist activism and philosophy. Hijas de Cuauhtémoc members were among the first to articulate Chicana feminism, creating a praxis that embraced economic justice, community empowerment and third world solidarity as well as named key issues of domestic violence, the sexual double standard, and employment for Chicanas.

DATE: Thursday, November 18, 2021
TIME: 6:00-8:00 PM
LOCATION: Online via Zoom (registration required)

Featuring the original members Anna Nieto Gomez and Corinne Sánchez

Scholars/Musicians: Dionne Espinoza (CSULA), María Cotera (UT Austin), Maylei Blackwell (UCLA), Grammy Award-winning Martha Gonzalez (Scripps College/Quetzal).

Organizer

UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center

Organizer

UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center