Projects & Publications

The Latinx Center plays a critical role in the creation and dissemination of knowledge and understanding about the Latinx experience.

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Our Story Forum: Rebuilding Our Future Together

Dr. Deb Ortega is on an intergenerational panel discussing community.

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The Color of Water in Colorado

Tom Romero writes about communities of color in the realm of water and climate justice

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On Day Laborers’ Digital Mobile Memories.

Carlos Jimenez wrote a chapter in The Routledge Handbook of Mobile Socialities.

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DU Ethnography Lab

A catalyst for interdisciplinary scholarship and learning opportunities surrounding ethnographic research. 

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Denver Urban Debate League

Denver Urban Debate League programs break barriers for underserved students.

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Trails of Hope and Terror

Dr. Miguel A. De La Torre was the screenwriter on this documentary about two teen girls' encounters with the border. 

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Migrant Remittances and Demand for Redistribution

Jesse Acevedo writes on the political economy of remittances.

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OSOMA: Our Stories Our Medicine Archive

Dr. Beltrán is the Principal Investigator for The Our Stories, Our Medicine Archive Project.

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One Tribe Family Freedom School

An enrichment program offered online free of cost two Saturdays a month youth ages 3 to 18.

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From Coveralls to Zoot Suits

Elizabeth R. Escobedo writes about the lives of Mexican American women on the World War II home front.

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ReVisión: Art in the Americas

Fajardo’s earliest games will be part of ReVisión, an exhibition at the Denver Art Museum.

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Letters From Heaven

LETTERS FROM HEAVEN / CARTAS DEL CIELO

A children's book authored by Lydia Gil

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Novelos Bolero

Novelas bolero: Ficciones musicalizadas posnacionales

Esta investigación estudia cinco novelas que canibalizan el bolero como parte de sus estrategias narrativas.

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Spanish for Heritage Speakers

Groundbreaking language program, designed to facilitate the transition into participating in academic and professional settings.

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Documenting the US-Mexico Border

Photography, Movement, and Paradox. Article by Kristy L. Ulibarri.

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Healing through Ancestral Knowledge and Letters to Our Children

Miriam Valdovinos writes about mothering infants during a global pandemic.

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