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Rushing Waters, Rising Dreams free pdf The Northeast San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles is the second largest co1000mmunity of Mexicans and Central Americans in the United States with 500,000 people. Yet, until 2001 the Northeast Valley had no trade bookstores, movie houses, art galleries, or decent cultural spaces. That year Tia Chucha's Centro Cultural opened its doors, first as a cultural cafe, which in ten years has provided workshops in music, visual arts, dance, theater, writing, and indigenous cosmology--along with an art gallery, a poetry press, a youth empowerment project, and the only annual outdoor literacy and performance festival in the area, "Celebrating Words: Written, Performed

About Luis Rodriguez

Denise M. Sandoval, Ph.D is an Associate Professor of Chicana and Chicano Studies at CaliforniaStateUniversity, Northridge. An expert on Chicana/Chicano culture, in particular the well-known lowrider car phenomena, Ms. Sandoval has curated low-rider shows at the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles and the Guadalajara International Book Fair in Mexico, among others. Luis J. Rodriguez co-founded Tia Chucha's Centro Cultural with his wife Trini and other family members and community leaders. Luis is the author of poetry, children's literature, fiction, and nonfiction books, including the bestselling memoir, Always Running, La Vida Loca, Gang Days in L.A. His latest memoir is It Calls You Back: An Odyssey Through Love, Addiction, Revolutions, and Healing.

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Author : Luis Rodriguez
Publisher : Tia Chucha Press
Data Published : 15 June 2012
ISBN : 1882688430
EAN : 9781882688432
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 120 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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