Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies
Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies centers on understanding key historical and contemporary issues that shape Mexican-origin and other US Latina/o communities such as the formation of racial and cultural identities, contemporary politics, and issues of representation.
An interdisciplinary department with a focus on literature, cultural studies, history, and political science, Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies examines the intersections of race, gender, sexuality, class, and places the experiences of US Latina/os at the center of this analysis.
We invite students into a dynamic engagement with questions of knowledge, power, and social change, while developing their own interests and the skills necessary for success.
Wed, 28 Oct 2020 14:20:00 -0700Lecture/Discussion about Women's Suffrage featuring Penn State historian, Cathleen Cahill, in conversation with LMU political scientist, Dr. Chaya Crowder.