Community, Arts and Resistance

  • Juan Felipe Herrera signed books and took photos for audience members after speaking.

      Poet Juan Felipe Herrera signed books and took photos with audience members after speaking.

  • Martha Gonzalez speaking during an event.

      Dr. Martha Gonzalez spoke and performed during an event.

This series invites artists of all stripes-poets, musicians, filmmakers, painters, muralists, and more- to perform and/or present their work at UCSD.


  • October 24, 2018: Singing Our Way to Freedom with Paul Espinosa
  • May 17, 2018: Migrating Imagi...Nations with Juan Felipe Herrera
  • April 12, 2018: "Agonistic Harmony and Transformation" with Martha Gonzalez
  • May 25, 2017: "East L.A. Interchange" screening with film-maker Besty Kalin
  • January 25, 2017: "A Conversation with Vietnamese-American Artist Trinh Mai"
  • October 27, 2016: Adrian Arancibia, a founder of the Taco Shop Poets