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National Latino Communications Center

Overview
Works: 31 works in 68 publications in 1 language and 1,385 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Drama  Interactive multimedia  Personal narratives  Periodicals 
Classifications: E184.M5, 323.119
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Most widely held works by National Latino Communications Center
Chicano! history of the Mexican American civil rights movement ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a four part television series documentary. It premiered nationally on PBS in April 1996. The program consists of four one-hour episodes. Episode 1 examines the events at Tierra Amarilla, New Mexico, that sparked a national movement for social justice. It focuses on the 1967 struggle by Mexican Americans to regain ownership of New Mexico lands guaranteed them by the 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo and then visits the landmark Denver Youth Conference in 1969. The episode concludes with the Chicano Moratorium March against the Vietnam War, held in East Los Angeles in 1970 ... an event that turned into a tragic riot resulting in the death of renowned journalist Ruben Salazar. Episode 2 examines the efforts of farmworkers to form a national labor union under the leadership of César Chávez. Episode 3 documents the Mexican-American struggle to reform an educational system that failed to properly educate Chicano students. Episode 4 focuses on the emergence in Texas of Mexican-American political power and the creation of a third political party, La Raza Unida
Carmen Miranda bananas is my business ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El documental utiliza imágenes de archivo, entrevistas, y otros recursos dramáticos para presentar la vida de Carmen Miranda, cantante y actriz brasileña. Miranda gozó de inmensa fama artística en los Estados Unidos de la década de 1940. Sus críticos la responsabilizan por mostrar a los norteamericanos una visión muy genérica de la música y cultura de América Latina sin distinguir en las particularidades de cada país
Mi Puerto Rico ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a personal journey through Puerto Rico's rich cultural traditions, revealing the remarkable stories of its revolutionaries, abolitionists, poets and politicians, whose struggle for national identity unfolds within the history of relations between Puerto Rico and the United States
Los pastores the Shepherd's play ( )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This beautiful and unique film documents and reenacts the ancient Christmas morality play. It captures the history of the play by using old letters from settlers, interviews and great archival photographs
Power, politics and Latinos ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the historical background of Latino efforts towards political awareness, participation, and empowerment in the political arena. Focuses on the 1992 national campaign
Brincando el Charco portrait of a Puerto Rican by Frances Negrón-Mutaner ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brincando el charco contemplates the notion of "identity" through the experiences of a Puerto Rican woman living in New York. In a mix of fiction, archival footage, processed interviews and soap opera drama, this film tells the story of Claudia Marin, a middle-class, light-skinned Puerto Rican, lesbian, photographer/videographer who is attempting to construct a sense of community in the U.S
Songs of the homeland ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the history of Tejano music in South Texas
Chicano! the history of the Mexican American civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Land, labor, educational reform, and political empowerment are the four themes of this documentary regarding the Mexican American civil rights movement from 1965 to 1975
Black and white in exile ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dramatic story of Cubans and Haitians in the United States and their struggle to survive in the new America
Songs of the homeland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the history of Tejano music in South Texas
Requiem-- 29 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the August 29th, 1970, National Chicano Moratorium in Los Angeles
Chicano! history of the Mexican American civil rights movement ( )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the documentary video series on public television. Traces the history of Mexican Americans from pre-Columbian times to the U.S.-Mexican War of 1846-48, with a look at Chicano land, labor, educational, political, and cultural movements during the 1965-75 period. Includes video and audio clips, still photographs, maps, and more than 250 biographies
Chicano! the history of the Mexican American civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A four part series chronicling various aspects of the struggles for equal rights by Mexican Americans. Episode 1 examines the events at Tierra Amarilla, New Mexico, that sparked a national movement for social justice. It focuses on the 1967 struggle by Mexican Americans to regain ownership of New Mexico lands guaranteed them by the 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo and then visits the landmark Denver Youth Conference in 1969. The program concludes with the Chicano Moratorium March against the Vietnam War, held in East Los Angeles in 1970 ... an event that turned into a tragic riot resulting in the death of renowned journalist Ruben Salazar
The unwanted ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the question of illegal entry into the United States by Mexicans. Shows how the U.S. Border Patrol works, and includes a brief history of Mexican immigration, from the 1910 Mexican Revolution to the 1970's
Chicano! the history of the Mexican American civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A four part series chronicling various aspects of the struggles for equal rights by Mexican Americans. Episode 3 documents the Mexican-American struggle to reform an educational system that failed to properly educate Chicano students, resulting in a more than 50% drop out rate, and leaving many others illiterate and unskilled. It focuses on the 1968 walkout by thousands of Mexican-American high school students in East Los Angeles, which resulted in conspiracy indictments against 13 community leaders
How else am I supposed to know I'm still alive? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hilariously entertaining and poignant story of friendship between two women, with dissimilar and confrontive personalities reflects the honesty and bonding that seems common to women
Chicano! the history of the Mexican American civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A four part series chronicling various aspects of the struggles for equal rights by Mexican Americans. Episode 4 focuses on the emergence in Texas of Mexican-American political power and the creation of a third political party, La Raza Unida. Although the idea of a third party eventually proved ineffectual, La Raza Unida inspired a generation of political activists and pioneered voter registration strategies that eventually led to the election of thousands of Chicanos to political office
Chicano! the history of the Mexican American civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A four part series chronicling various aspects of the struggles for equal rights by Mexican Americans. Episode 2 examines the efforts of farmworkers to form a national labor union. Under the leadership of nonviolence advocate Cesar Chavez, farmworkers launched a strike against California grape growers in 1965, demanding better working conditions and fair wages. In 1970, they undertook a national table grape boycott that eventually led to the first union contracts in farm labor history. An important milestone in the struggle was the passage of the California Labor Relations Act
Quest for a homeland ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First episode of a four-part series about the Mexican American civil rights movement from 1965 to 1975
Struggle in the fields ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Second episode of a four-part series about the Mexican American civil rights movement from 1965 to 1975
 
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