Toward Social Justice

New Books by Latinx Scholars
Thu, 10/15/2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Latinx faculty discuss ways to advance social justice and inclusive policies for Latinx communities.

Discussion, 3-4 p.m. PT, followed by audience Q&A

Hosted By:
Douglas Haynes Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, UCI


  • Laura E. Enriquez
    Associate Professor, Chicano/Latino Studies,UCI
    Author of "Of Love and Papers: How Immigration Policy Affects Romance and Family"
  • Michael Méndez
    Assistant Professor, Urban Planning and Public Policy, UCI
    Author of "Climate Change from the Streets: How Conflict and Collaboration Strengthen the Environmental Justice Movement"
  • María Rendón
    Associate Professor, Urban Planning and Public Policy, UCI
    Author of "Stagnant Dreamers: How the Inner City Shapes the Integration of Second Generation Latinos” 

With commentary from:

  • Cecilia Menjivar, Professor of Sociology and Dorothy L. Meier Social Equities Chair, UCLA
  • Manuel Pastor, Distinguished Professor of Sociology and American Studies and Ethnicity, USC
  • Laura Pulido, Professor of Geography and Ethnic Studies Department Head, University of Oregon

Sponsored by:

  • Office of Inclusive Excellence
  • School of Social Ecology
  • School of Social Sciences