The Friends of the Library at Sacramento State invite you to join us for a presentation by Dr. Lorena V. Márquez, historian and author of La Gente: Struggles for Empowerment and Community Self-Determination in Sacramento, which highlights the rise of the Chicana/o Movement during the 1960s and 1970s.
A professor of Chicana and Chicano Studies at UC Davis, Márquez worked with a collective of Chicana/o organizers to interview activists for what would become the Chicano Oral History Project housed in the University Library.
DATE: Thursday, September 22, 2022
TIME: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
LOCATION: Zoom, subtitles will be available
Further Information and Interviews
- The University of Arizona Press
- Hispanic Heritage Month: Chicano movement in the 60s and the connection to Sacramento (ABC 10)
- Historians at Home: Lorena Márquez on Sacramento’s Chicana/o Movement
To request reasonable accommodations such as ASL interpretation or captioning, please contact email@example.com by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2022.