Latino Voices: Revolution and Arrival of the Printing Press in the Southwest

SF Library 100 Larkin street, San Francisco

Acción Latina and the SF Public Library present the first installment in their ongoing collaborative series. Latino Voices: A History of Latino Press, Radio and Comic Arts in the United States. Revolution and the Arrival of the Printing Press in the Southwest will feature a film screening of the PBS documentary “Foreigners in their Own Land”. A 30 […]

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Latino Voices for Justice: Activist Newspapers // San Francisco

SF Library 100 Larkin street, San Francisco

Acción Latina's second "Latino Voices" event is Thursday at the San Francisco Public LIbrary's Main Branch. Expect a thorough examination of the little known history of Latino journalism in the 19th and early 20th century. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1693268520952698/ About: Dr. Félix Gutiérrez (professor emeritus, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, University of Southern California) will highlight […]

A History of Latino Comics: “El Movimiento” // San Francisco

SF Library 100 Larkin street, San Francisco

Our "Latino Voices: A History of Press, Radio and Cartoons" series continues with "A History of Latino Comics: 'El Movimiento'" Jaime Crespo of Tortilla will take us on a personal journey of his first discoveries of Latino themes in comics and how they affected him and his later work. From Car Magazines (Low Rider), to […]

Engaging in Democracy: Short Films & Panel Discussion

SF Library 100 Larkin street, San Francisco

Lately it's become abundantly clear that we must all work to protect and defend our democratic process. You can help make democracy work. To learn how, join the League of Women Voters of San Francisco for an inspiring (and free!) film screening and panel discussion. The evening will feature a series of short films by We […]

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Bululú in Concert @ San Francisco Public Library

SF Library 100 Larkin street, San Francisco

Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 4 PM – 5 PM San Francisco Public Library Main Library - 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, California 94102 Come and celebrate with Bululú as part of ¡VIVA! Celebration of Latino Hispanic Heritage Month at the San Francisco Public Library’s Koret Auditorium. Bululú (noun. Venezuelan "alboroto", a gathering with excitement, […]

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[free] East Side Sushi Movie Screening // SF

SF Library 100 Larkin street, San Francisco

Saturday, 10/20/2018, 3:00 - 5:30pm. Koret Auditorium Main Library, 100 Larkin St., San Francisco. Join actor Roji Oyama for a screening and discussion of award-winning film East Side Sushi. Directed by Anthony Lucero and set in Oakland, the film tells the story of a single Latina mom who aspires to become a sushi chef while working in […]

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