This collection of original artwork
from the touring show America en la Mira represents about seventy-five percent of the
original works in the show. The UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center came to "own" these
images by default. The show came to UCLA in 1980 and was left here, and we have been the
This prefatory essay by Alfonso Espitia Huerta, Director del Museo de Arte Contemporano de
Morelia is illustrative of the show's intentions:
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