West Michigan Tejano musicians René Meave and Guillermo Martinez founders of Los Bandits were honored with the prestigious 2012 Michigan Heritage Award. The Michigan Heritage Awards are presented each year to honor "master Michigan tradition- bearers…
Exhibits, programs, etc.
Nora Chapa Mendoza
In May, the Lawrence Street Gallery in Ferndale will feature a sweeping retrospective exhibition entitled "My Life Through My Paintings" by member artist Nora Chapa Mendoza, a former recipient of the Michigan Governor’s Arts Award, w…
Film maker Andy Garcia's perspective on immigration.
Visit the MSU Libraries main library for two exhibits on Chicano and Latino film.
2nd Floor West : Salt of the Earth
Ground Floor East : Latinos in Film (vintage poster art, scripts, publicity stills and press packages 1929-1980)
Also still in the…
Canciones de Jara: Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
Friday, October 22, 8:00PM
Cobb Great Hall, Wharton Center
Pre-Concert talk at 7:00PM
World-renowned violist Roberto Díaz and the MSU Symphony Orchestra lead by Leon Gregorian wil…
May 27, 2010 For Immediate Release:
Images of the Revolution: The Casasola Photograph Collection
For more information Contact Elena Herrada at 974-0501
100 Year Anniversary of the Mexican Revolution:
Still Here, Still Mexicans
HOLLAND APRIL 30 - MAY1
Latin Americans United for Progress (LAUP)is coordinating the 45th Annual Fiesta celebration.
***THE MSU LIBRARIES DOES NOT HAVE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THIS EVENT****
SAGINAW MAY 31
La Union Civica Mexicana's 31st Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration in Saginaw is slated for May 8, 2010.
9:00 a.m. 5k run for information 989-399-9925 or www.cincokrun.com
11:00 a.m. Parade
12 noon- 6p.m. Music on Oji…
A new exhibit on Chicana/os and Latina/os in the mystery genre is currently on display. The display includes works by mystery authors Alex Abella, Max Apodaca, Rodolfo Anaya, Lucha Corpi, Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Rolando Hinojosa, Michael Nava, Manuel Ram…