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Olvera Street: The Fabrication of L.A.'s Mexican Heritage

Olvera Street: The Fabrication of L.A.'s Mexican Heritage

The first installment in a new series exploring the names of L.A. streets takes a look at the converted alley considered by some to be the heart of Mexican L.A.
L.A. Chicano Mural History Documented Via San Bernardino

L.A. Chicano Mural History Documented Via San Bernardino

Elliott Barkan's photographs of Los Angeles murals portray the growing self-identity of Chicano culture since the late 1960s.
Guest List: Ten Street Art Stories for 2012

Guest List: Ten Street Art Stories for 2012

Professor and Exhibitions Director at Azusa Pacific University offers his top street art-related stories for 2012.
Iconic Hispanic Angelenos in History: Ellen Ochoa

Iconic Hispanic Angelenos in History: Ellen Ochoa

As the first Hispanic woman in the world to fly into space, her influence can be felt far beyond the galaxies.
Iconic Hispanic Angelenos in History: Danny Trejo

Iconic Hispanic Angelenos in History: Danny Trejo

Growing up in Pacoima, Trejo seemed poised for a career in boxing.
Iconic Hispanic Angelenos in History: Oscar Zeta Acosta

Iconic Hispanic Angelenos in History: Oscar Zeta Acosta

Famously depicted as Dr. Gonzo in Hunter S. Thompson's "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," he was a lawyer, activist and writer who played an important role in the Chicano Movement i ...
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