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[video] "DOLORES" film hits the Bay Area!

An evening with Dolores Huerta: Semillas de Esperanza // San Francisco

Join Latinx studies professor Maria L. Quintana for a conversation with Dolores Huerta about her life and work as a revolutionary and inspirational leader dedicated to activism, feminism, and the future of America. A portion of the proceeds from this event are being donated to the Dolores Huerta Foundation.   An Evening with Dolores Huerta […]

Mural Dedication: Justice 4 Amilcar // SF

Public · Hosted by H.O.M.E.Y. November 17th at 12 PM – 4 PM H.O.M.E.Y. 2221 Mission Street, San Francisco, California 94103. The Justice 4 Amilcar mural is the largest mural to be painted in the Latino Cultural Corridor in a decade. It is dedicated to Amilcar Perez Lopez who was shot by officers from the […]

[exhibit] “Zapatistas and the Aesthetics of ReXistence” // SF

The art works on view here were created in Zapatista territories! California Institute of Integral Studies 1453 Mission Street (between 10th and 11th Streets) San Francisco, CA 94103 Gallery Hours: Everyday 9:00am–9:00pm, except holidays. Woven throughout their movement, we see a reverence for creativity as a form of collective action, resistance, and shared expression of […]

[theatre] Why Would I Mispronounce My Own Name? // San Jose

Friday 8pm and Saturday 8pm. MACLA 510 South 1st Street San Jose, CA 95113 When Irma Herrera gives her name its correct Spanish pronunciation, some people assume she’s a foreigner. She’s not. The proud Chicana claims her identities as Mexican and American, and she speaks both of her native languages: Spanish and English.     […]

Take Charge: A Lean In Latinas Annual Conference 2019 // Newark

Saturday at 9 AM – 3:30 PM Stanford Health Care 7600 Gateway Blvd, Newark, California 94560. Our goal and theme this year is to highlight the #LatinaEqualPay gap in the corporate workplace. Interested? Hope so! If you join us, you’ll have not one but two opportunities to workout your negotiation muscles with us 🧠💪🏽. Newark, […]

Chicanas Movidas: New Narratives of Activism in the Movement Era // San Jose

Public · Hosted by SJSU Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program and SCC Office of Women’s Policy Thursday at 12 PM – 2 PM SJSU King Library One Washington Square, San Jose, California 95192 SJSU Women’s Gender & Sexuality Studies in collaboration with the Santa Clara County Office of Women’s Policy present: Chicanas Movidas! This […]

Owning Your Narrative: A Conversation On Latinx Representation // SF

  Thursday at 5:30 PM – 8 PM CBS Interactive 235 2nd St, San Francisco, California 94105. CBS Interactive and Techqueria invite you to come to CBS Interactive Headquarters to enjoy a night of food, drinks, and networking! 🎉 We will have a special panel of Latinx professionals speaking about their journey to owning their […]

#ClosetheCamps! Día de los Muertos Community Procession // SF

Saturday at 10 AM – 1 PM Mission Dolores Park 19th & Dolores St, San Francisco, California 94110 Hosted by A Day With Out Immigrants SF. MEET AT 19TH ST & DOLORES IN SAN FRANCISCO PAINT YOUR FACES, DRESS IN BLACK & WHITE     A Day With Out Immigrants SF invites you to join […]

[exhibit] “Tijuana: The refugee struggle at the border” // SF

Photographer Mabel Jiménez recently visited her hometown of Tijuana to witness how US asylum policies are causing a refugee crisis in the border city. The 20 photo exhibition is a visit to Tijuana’s border wall and migrant shelters from February to March, 2019. Hosted by City College of San Francisco Department of Journalism and Mabel […]

Hola Mexico Film Festival // SF

HECHO EN MEXICO is back with stunning new documentaries that reveal the communities, legacies, dreams, realities, and unseen forces shaping contemporary life in Mexico. The Hola Mexico Film Festival is the largest festival of Mexican cinema outside Mexico. See below for this weekend’s lineup of Mexican films! Oct 11 at 6:45 PM – Oct 13 […]

An Evening with Graciela Iturbide // SF

In conversation with Enrique Chagoya Thursday, Sep 26 at: 7:00 pm Jewish Community Center of San Francisco 3200 California Street | San Francisco, CA 94118 | 415.292.1200 Biography: Throughout her long and varied career, photographer Graciela Iturbide has focused on capturing and understanding the beauty, rituals, challenges and contradictions of her native Mexico. Her photographs […]

Win tickets! Tattooed: an experimental flamenco dance performance about survivors’ strength and resilience // SF

Win tickets to this amazing show. See below! Sintonía (in harmony, in Spanish), a new Oakland-based flamenco dance troupe founded in 2018 by Fanny Ara and Marina Elana, presents its inaugural production, Tattooed, an experimental flamenco dance performance about survivors’ strength and resilience. October 4-5, 2019 at the historic and newly renovated 600-seat Presidio Theatre […]