Charlene Villaseños Black, the ILS 2021 Distinguished Scholar and mentor to the scholars selected to participate in the Young Scholars Symposium, will present a virtual lecture titled Thinking about Migration through Latinx Art.
The event free and open to the public. To register for this zoom webinar click here.
Charlene Villaseñor Black is Professor of Art History and Chicana/o Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles, Associate Director of the Chicano Studies Research Center, editor of Aztlán: A Journal of Chicano Studies, and founding editor-in-chief of Latin American and Latinx Visual Culture(UC Press). She publishes on a range of topics related to Chicanx studies, contemporary Latinx art, and the early modern Iberian world. Her most recent book, with Dr. Mari-Tere Álvarez of the Getty Museum, is Renaissance Futurities: Art, Science, Invention, published in 2019. She recently co-edited Knowledge for Justice: An Ethnic Studies Reader (2019); and Shifra M. Goldman’s final book, Tradition and Transformation: Chicana/o Art from the 1970s to the 1990s (2015). Several more titles in Chicanx studies are forthcoming, among them the new Chicano Studies Reader (2020) and Autobiography Without Apology: The Personal Essay in Latino Studies (2020).