Blaxicans and the Future of Identity in the United States
Thursday, 22 Feb 2018 at 7:00 pm – Sun Room, Memorial UnionWalter Thompson-Hernandez is a Los Angeles-based New York Times multimedia journalist. His work focuses on multiracial identity in Latina/o communities in the United States and throughout the Americas. His writing, photos, documentaries, and research have been previously featured by NPR, CNN, BBC, Fusion, Los Angeles Times, Remezcla, Huffington Post, and elsewhere.
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