466: Chicanx-Riqueñx Chicago

10:15 AM–11:30 AM Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 (US - Central)

Hyatt Regency - Michigan 2

Session Information


1: ‘Will They Even Know We Were Here?’: Meet Juan(ito) Doe, La Havana Madrid, and (Dis)Placement in Latina/o/x Chicago

Lillian Gorman, U of Arizona

2: ‘Revolú-Chicago Jam’ and Other Stories: Reading Rican Chicago in David Hernández’s Writings

Mirelsie Velazquez, U of Oklahoma

3: Brown Girls in the Windy City: Midwest Misfits and Latina/x Young Adult Literature

Amanda Ellis, U of Houston

4: Circulating Identities, Claiming Space: Chicago’s Latina/o/x Alternative Press Culture and the Public Sphere

Ariana Ruiz, U of Iowa


Richard T. Rodríguez, U of California, Riverside