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|Viva La Raza! Book Launch Party|
|Date||Saturday May 03|
|Time||6:00 PM - 8:30 PM|
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The Women's Building
3543 18th Street, Audre Lorde Room
Near 16th Street BART or Muni bus lines #22 and #26, between Valencia and Guerrero Streets
Saturday, May 3, 7:30pm
Celebrate May Day
at a book launch for
VIVA LA RAZA!
Civil rights and labor activist Yolanda Alaniz will talk about her new book, Viva la Raza: A History of Chicano Identity and Resistance, which describes monumental labor battles, surveys the vibrant movement of the 1960s and 70s, and focuses unique attention on women and Latina/o lesbians and gays.
The volume is co-authored with Megan Cornish and has a foreword by the esteemed Chicana/o Studies Professor and historian Rodolfo Acuna.
A festive Mexican supper will be served at 6:00pm for a $9.00 donation.
The event is hosted by the Freedom Socialist Party and the National Comrades of Color Caucus and will take place at the Women's Building, 3543 18th Street, Audre Lorde Room, San Francisco.
Everyone is welcome. For information, call 415-864-1278 or email bafsp [at] yahoo.com.