A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

Inventing Latinos


America's bias against Latinos is a long story, as old as the nation itself. How has it shaped the mindset and culture of Latinos living here today? Let's ask Laura Gomez, author of "Inventing Latinos."


Panelist
Laura Gómez

Laura E. Gómez is a professor of law, sociology and Chicana/Chicano studies at UCLA. She writes about race in America and the Mexican-American identity.  She is the author of "Inventing Latinos," as well as "Manifest Destinies," "Mapping Race" and "Misconceiving Mothers....

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Book:
Inventing Latinos
A New Story of American Racism
Laura Gómez
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
New Press
January 2020
ISBN 9781595589170
Kindle Edition, 336 pages
$25.99, OUTOFSTOCK
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