What’s In a Name?

What’s In a Name, you ask?

On Wednesday, February 17, Dr. Susan Mendez led a discussion of the cultural, historical, and political differences behind the identity labels of Spanish, Hispanic, Latino/a, Chicano/a and Tejano/a.  The event was held in LSC 238 (The Forum) and was attended by students, faculty and staff members interested in knowing and understanding the background of these labels.  Dr. Mendez is a member of the Department of English and Theatre and Interim Program Director of Latin American Studies.

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