[Los Angeles Times] Carceral architecture is everywhere in L.A. What could the city look like without it?

Christoper Soto, Assistant Director of Development for the Institute of American Cultures, gives an interview on his debut collection, “Diaries of a Terrorist” with the LA Times! By André Naffis-Sahely Christopher Soto is the living embodiment of the best poetry being written in Los Angeles right now: queer, punk, pro-migrant, irrepressibly rousing and political, with … Read more

[UCLA Newsroom] 8 UCLA professors elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Dear AISC friends and family, Everyone, please join me in congratulating our collaborators, Kelly Lytle Hernandez and Victoria Sork, along with the other UCLA colleagues elected to the AAAS! Dr. Shannon Speed (Chickasaw) Professor, Gender Studies and Anthropology Director, American Indian Studies Center UCLA Past President, Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) 2019-2020 Stuart … Read more