Blaxicans and the Future of Identity in the United States

Walter Thompson–Hernandez

Thursday, 22 Feb 2018 at 7:00 pm – Sun Room, Memorial Union

Walter Thompson-Hernandez is a Los Angeles-based multimedia journalist and is currently a doctoral student in the Chicana and Chicano Studies Department at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). His academic research focuses on multiracial identity in Latina/o communities in the United States and throughout the Americas. His writing, photos, documentaries, and research have been featured by NPR, CNN, BBC, Fusion, Los Angeles Times, Remezcla, Huffington Post, and elsewhere.

Cosponsored By:
  • Latino/a Studies Program
  • Committee on Lectures (funded by Student Government)

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