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.
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San Francisco: Synthesis Pub. 1979. Newspaper. 8p., folded tabloid newspaper, text in Spanish, illustrated with photos, lightly-toned edges otherwise very good on newsprint. Worker's Party paper for Spanish-speaking migrant workers.
Northridge: M.E.Ch.A./CSUN, 1992. Newspaper. 8p., 11.5x17 inches, illustrations, photos, text in English, fold crease otherwise very good tabloid newspaper on newsprint. Chicano student movement newspaper. Cover story on 500 years of resistance, Arnulfo Casillas memorial, etc.
San Juan: Museo de Las Américas, 1995. Paperback. 127p., 8.5x11 inches, text in Spanish, illustrated with photos and artworks, b&w and color plates, very good souvenir catlog of the exhibition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Catalog of an exhibition from November 1995 to March 1996 in Puerto Rico.
Sacramento: State of California, Resources Agency, Dept. of Parks & Recreation, 1978. iv, 63p., 8.5x11 inches, summary, purpose, appendixes, illustrated with photos, figures and 5 folding maps/plans, very good in stapled pictorial wraps.
San Francisco: Comite de Salvadoreños Progresistas, 1981. Newspaper. 12p., text in Spanish and English, tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold. Published by Salvadoreño exiles in San Francisco.
San Francisco: Comite de Salvadoreños Progresistas, 1977. Newspaper. 12p., tabloid format newspaper, illustrations, text in Spanish, very good. Special issue on electoral fraud and popular protest in El Salvador. Published by Salvadoreño exiles in San Francisco.
San Francisco: El Quijote, 1973. 52p., profusely illus. Hispanic entertainment magazine, 8.5x11 inches, wraps.
Sacramento, CA: Campeones del Cambio. Red para una California Saludable (Network for a Healthy California), 2011. 55p., spiralbound wraps, very good, text in Spanish. Colorfully illustrated. Lower-calorie Latino recipes, published as part of a campaign by the state government to improve the health of the community.
N. pl. Church Pension Fund, 1982. 151p., bilingual text in Spanish & English on facing pages, very good booklet in stapled red wraps. Issued by the Episcopal Church's Center for Hispanic Ministries.
Santa Fe: Ancient City Press, . 32p., 5.5x7.75 inches, footnotes, illustrated with photos, figures and floor plans of the church, text in English, very good booklet in stapled pictorial wraps.
National City, CA: Committee on Chicano Rights, 1978. Newspaper. 12p., illustrations, photos, tabloid format newspaper, paper evenly toned. Extensive discussion of immigration issues, including Carter's ID card plan (opposed), accusations of Border Patrol abuses.
Sacramento: Casindio Album/Centro de Artistas Chicanos, . Single 8.5x11 inch handbill printed both sides, silhouette image of the band on front with description of the band below, on reverse an order form and description of what you receive if you purchase a copy of the album, very good. RCAF actually...
Washington DC: Colectivo El Trompezón, 1987. 34p., 8.5x11 inches, wraps slightly foxed. Literary journal of El Salvadorean exiles in Washington DC. Includes poetry, essays and short prose pieces.
Tustin CA: Medina Press, 1984. 52p., staplebound 8.5x7 inch self-wraps, edge-trimmed two-color cover, clean sound copy with mild signs of handling. Otto Rene Castillo, Wanda Coleman, Laurel Ann Bogen, Lyn Lifshin, Ray Lopez, Robert Peters, Jack Hirschman, for starters. The rather thorough vitae list reminds us that Otto Castillo was...
n.p. the newsletter, 1983. 8p., 8.5x11 inches, mild toning. Single issue of the newsletter, with much of this issue devoted to activities of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee, including its march to Washington DC.
Berkeley: Boalt Law School, UC Berkeley, 1992. trifold brochure for conference of 8.5 x 11 inch sheet, printed on both sides. Brochure advertizing locally-based conference sponsored by the Graduate Assemply's Educational Improvement Grant Program, Office of the Chancellor, Ethnic Studies Fifth Account, Graduate Union of Ethnic Studies Student Graduate Project...
Phoenix: Fiesta Prods. 1983. Paperback. 258p., 8.5x11 inches, bilingual texts in Spanish and English, biographical data and b&w photos of Hispanic American professionals sectioned by profession, perfectbound glues aged and so the first few pages are cracking at binding otherwise very good trade paperback in white pictorial wraps.
Santa Barbara: University of California, Santa Barbara, 1984. Paperback. 12p. including covers, 8.5x11 inches, some illustrations, published quarterly during academic year, very good in stapled pictorial wraps. Cinco de Mayo issue.
Santa Barbara: University of California, Santa Barbara, 1984. Magazine. 16p. including covers, 8.5x11 inches, some illustrations, published quarterly during academic year, very good in stapled pictorial wraps. National Women's History Week issue.
Tijuana: Centro de Estudios Fronterizos del Norte de Mexico, 1982. Paperback. [xviii], 282p., introduction, indexes, text in Spanish, very good in lightly-worn blue printed wraps. A directory to the researchers and institutions.
Hermosillo: Centro de Investigación en Alimentación y Desarrollo (Hermosillo, Mexico); Colegio de Sonora; Universidad de Sonora. Centro de Investigaciones Económicas y Sociales. 1991-95. Five issues of the academic journal, very good, text in Spanish. Numbers present are vol. 2 nos. 3, 4; vol. 3 nos. 5, 6; and vol. 5...
Hermosillo: Centro de Investigación en Alimentación y Desarrollo (Hermosillo, Mexico); Colegio de Sonora; Universidad de Sonora. Centro de Investigaciones Económicas y Sociales. 1995. Single issue of the academic journal, very good, text in Spanish, 237p. This issue is on border studies and the Sonora-Arizona region.
San Francisco: College of Ethnic Studies, San Francisco State University, 2001. 164p., very good in wraps. Critical theory, poetry, immigration, and more. Three of fourteen studies are on Filipino Americans, several more on Chinese Americans and other Asia.
N. pl. Fanzine luna roja, [2000-?]. 24p. zine in Spanish on women's alternate health, menstruation, etc.
n.p. . 5x7.5 inch piece of worn cardboard cut from a produce box, with a purple rubberstamp, about 2.5x5 inches. On the back is penned "Union label on FWOC lettuce during lettuce boycott, December 1970."