Yolanda M. López

Artist Talk and Book Signing

Wednesday, 4 March 2009, 3-5PM

Chicano Studies Research Center, UC Los Angeles,
193 Haines Hall, Los Angeles, California 90095

The Art + Activism in the 21st Century series, in conjunction with the CSRC, will celebrate the publication of Yolanda M. López, Wednesday, March 4, 3:00­–5:00 p.m., in the CSRC Library (144 Haines).

Yolanda M. López and the author, Karen Mary Davalos, associate professor of Chicana/o studies at Loyola Marymount University, will discuss Ms. López’s life and work and her contributions to Chicana/o and American art. The program will be introduced by Charlene Villaseñor Black, associate professor of art history at UCLA. A signing and reception will follow, and books will be available for purchase. Yolanda M. López is the second volume in the CSRC’s A Ver: Revisioning Art History book series. The Art + Activism series is a joint program of Art | Sci Center, Art | Global Health Center, Center for Performance Studies, Chicano Studies Research Center, Department of Design | Media Arts, Department of World Arts and Cultures, and Theater, Film and Television.

Principal funding is provided by the ArtsForum program of the UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture. Other sponsors of this event are the UCLA Office of Faculty Diversity and Development, Center for the Study of Women, César E. Chávez Department of Chicana/o Studies, and Department of Art History.

310.825.2363
http://www.chicano.ucla.edu/about/news/csrc-newsletter-march-2009

Yolanda M. López is an UC San Diego MFA Alumna.

Image courtesy of the Artist and UC Los Angeles.

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