I was fourteen years old when I first heard the story of my great grandfather Mateo Espinosa. My […]

With a generator powering the house, my family reluctantly went through belongings at my sister’s home. While going […]

At its best, public history combines theory, practice, and experimentation. Rather than a set of skills, I approach […]

Popping is a dance style that originated in Fresno and is characterized by abrupt spastic movements. The dancers pop […]

In the summer of 1973, DJ Kool Herc tried something new on the turntables: by extending the beat, […]

We all have that one piece of clothing, be it a fresh new hat or a favorite pair […]

In 1979, Soul Train host Don Cornelius introduced the nation to five dancers who called themselves the Electric […]

New York City in the 1980s and ‘90s was home to a squatting movement unlike any other in […]