(Dis)Articulating La Raza Cósmica: The Chicano/a engagement with José Vasconcelos


This essay examines the late 1960s and early 70s Chicano/a incorporation of José Vasconcelos’ seemingly benign notion of the “cosmic race” in Chicano/a scholarship. As a theory that crossed the US-Mexico border, Mexican... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Agustin Palacios (Contra Costa College)

Topic Areas

History , Latinidades , Transnational , Chicano/a -- Mexican , Humanities


LIT-5 » Unraveling Our Latina/o Pasts: Philosophy and Literary Imaginings of the Past (3:30pm - Thursday, 7th July, San Marino)

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