The recent controversy over country singer Luke Combs’s surprise hit cover obscures the deeper history of Chapman and her cultural movement in powerful ways.
It is Saturday night, and El Monte’s atmosphere is buzzing with a youthful glow. As the parking lot and the surrounding streets began to fill with vehicles from the American golden age of automotive design with names like Galaxie and Mercury, the space became saturated with cosmic energy.
From hiring to curriculum and back again, an Anglo settler-colonial regime still permeates higher ed — despite the long movement for Ethnic Studies and greater inclusivity.
Thinking through California, Texas, and the United States’ many migrations.
I and most ethnic Mexican compas, colleagues, and gente in communities of my ilk do not identify with Spain’s legacy of violence and exploitation in the Americas.
Stan Thangaraj on the ways that metaphors can muddy our understanding of history and power.
Marcos Gonsalez’s debut novel provides an occasion for reflection and healing in traumatic times, now and past.
Pandemic life has shown us that loneliness and togetherness are closer to each other than we once thought.