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Marisela R. Chávez

Title: Professor, Chicana and Chicano Studies

Department: Chicana/Chicano Studies

Office: LCH B318
Phone Extension: x3226
Email Username: mchavez

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  • Under Consideration “Beauty and Behavior: Spanish-Language Newspapers and the Ideal Ethnic Mexican Woman, Southern California , 1950-1960.” Frontiers: A Journal of Women's Studies .
  • “Pilgrimage to the Motherland: California Chicanas and International Women's Year, Mexico City, 1975.” In Memories and Migrations: Mapping Boricua/Chicana Histories, eds. Vicki Ruiz and John Chávez. University of Illinois Press. February 2008.
  • “El Centro de Acción Social Autónomo-Hermandad General de Trabajadores,” “Cleofas Martínez Jaramillo,” “The Comisión Femenil Mexicana Nacional,” “Monica Lozano,” “Vilma Martinez,” and “Isabel Hernández Rodríguez.” In Latinas in the United States: A Historical Encyclopedia, eds.Vicki L. Ruiz and Virginia Sánchez-Korrol. Bloomington : Indiana University Press. March 2006.
  • “We lived and breathed and worked the movement”: The Contradictions and Rewards of Chicana/Mexicana Activism in el Centro de Acción Social Autónomo (CASA), Los Angeles, 1975-1978.” In Las Obreras: Chicana Politics of Work and Family, ed. Vicki L. Ruiz. UCLA: Chicano Studies Research Publications, 2000.

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