This section includes literature by Chicano, Puerto Rican and Latin American immigrant authors in the United States, as well as relevant nonfiction books and ephemera. Original materials from the farmworker movement, the Cuban-American diaspora and other Latin American immigrant groups will be found here.
Los Angeles: Con Safos, 1970. 48p., 8.5x11 inches, staplebound magazine, very good. Sticker of El Dorado Distributors on title page. Includes Tres Cartas de Zeta (Oscar Zeta Acosta) and 'A Trip through the Mind Jail' by Raul Salinas, along with art by Oscar Castillo, Sergio Hernandez, and others.
Tucson: Food Conspiracy Community Access Project, 1983. Newspaper. 16p., 11x17 inches, illustrations, photos, ads, mild wear and yellowing, fold creases, otherwise very good tabloid newspaper on newsprint. Tucson's Hispanic Heritage, Poetry, Roots and Community, Strange Doings on the Salt etc.
San Diego: Chicano Studies, University of California, 1984-5. Paperback. Two issues, no. 1: 135p., no. 2: 148p., trade paperback journals in slightly worn printed wraps. First two issues of the journal with contributions from Raymond Barrio, Carlos Esparza, Luisa Valenzuela and others.
Miami: Unidad Revolucionaria, 1963. Paperback. 48p., 6x9 inches, text in Spanish, leaflet on the assassination of Eufemio Fernandez laid-in, slightly soiled covers otherwise very good pamphlet in printed white stapled wraps. Cuadernos de Estudios Politicos Sociales y Economicos 2. Anticommunist tract from exiles in Florida.
[Miami, FL]: Miami Records, [1961-?]. 3.25x5.5 inch card, b&w photo portrait of Sanchez on one side, Spoanish language list of his recordings on the other, very good. Promotional item for the Mexican singer. Undated, but the sheet music for the last recording on the list, "Que rechulo es querer," was.....
New York: Movimiento Antimperialista por el Socialismo en la Argentina, 1976. Two issues of the tabloid-format newspaper, 16 pages each, horizontal fold crease, even toning, otherwise very good; also included is a two-page introduction to the newspaper in English. Published by leftist exiles in the US.
Mexico City: Editorial Debate Ideológico, 1981. Magazine. Two issue run, 68p. each, 7.25x11 inches, texts in Spanish, photos, illustrations, opinion, news, political cartoons, reviews, very good magazines in stapled pictorial wraps. Cover stories on El imperio de los Jeques Sindicales and Comerico para servír o licencia para lucrar. Five holdings.....
Chicago: Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum, 1991. Magazine. [8p] includes covers, 8.5x11 inches, two articles in Spanish and English, announcement of catalogue publication, program of the day's events, list of participating artists, very good on glossy black stock, stapled pictorial wraps. A preliminary publication (followed by a more extensive catalogue...
Douglas, AZ: The Committee for Justice, 1988. Newspaper. 10p. folded tabloid newspaper on heavy white stock, photos, events, actions, reports, facsimile reprints of letters, very good. Texts in English and Spanish. Articles on immigration, worker rights, labor actions etc. Only 2 holdings located in OCLC as of 3/2016.
[Los Angeles?]: Los Angeles Bible Institute, 1951. Unpaginated, 8x10.5 inches, illustrated with b&w photos, numerous inscriptions from classmates (some in Spanish, some in English, many quite long) good in soiled white 'leatherette' boards. Yearbook for a Spanish-speaking bible class, with an entirely Mexican American student body.