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Zine Collection CSRC.0027
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  • Title: Zine Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: CSRC.0027
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.4 linear feet (1 box; 2 record storage cartons)
    Date (inclusive): 2005-2016
    Abstract: This collection consists of small magazines, also known as 'Zines. They are on a range of topics but all within the heading of Chicano Studies. They were hand crafted by the students of Professors Maylei Blackwell and Genevieve Carpio in the Chicano Studies Department at UCLA.
    Language of Materials note: English and Spanish.

    Scope and Contents note

    This collection consists of small magazines known as 'Zines, handcrafted by students in Professor Maylei Blackwell's Chicano Studies class in March 2005 and Professor Genevieve Carpio's class in November 2016. Topics include: Aztlan, bilingual education, Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA), charter schools, Chavez Ravine, Che Guevara, Chicana feminism, the Chicano/ Latino urban experience, Chicano/ Latino education, Chicano rap, Children's literature, Cinco de Mayo, colorism, family, Filipino-Mexicans, film, futbol, gangs and prisons, hip hop, immigration worker programs, intersectionality, Jose Guadalupe Posadas, La Raza, Latina artists, LGBTQ issues, Los Tigres del Norte, machismo, maquiladores, the media, music, Oscar Zeta Acosta, pachucos and pachucas, pop culture, racism, Real Women Have Curves, reggae, salsa, sex, Spanglish, street vendors, Teatro Campesino, urban culture, Vietnam, the Virgen de Guadalupe, Zapatistas, and zoot suiters.


    This collection is an internal UCLA academic donation, transferred to us by Professors Maylei Blackwell and Genevieve Carpio, Cesar Chavez Chicano Studies department.

    Preferred Citation note

    [Identification of item], Zine Collection, CSRC.0027, UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Restrictions on Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Access

    These materials are made available for use in research, teaching and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. The original authors may retain copyright to the materials.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Mexican American art
    Mexican Americans and mass media--Archives.
    Mexican Americans--Education
    Mexican-American youth--California--Los Angeles.