Bakersfield College

A Culture of Power: Race, Youth, Labor and Sound in East Bakersfield, 1966-1974

Daniel Rios, a graduate student pursuing a Ph.D in Ethnic Studies at UC San Diego and a Bakersfield native, presents his research on the political, social, geographic, and cultural production of Bakersfield in the 20th Century, examining how the interplay of race, class, gender, and labor played a central role in shaping the daily lives of working class communities of color.

Accommodations are available with advanced notice. Please contact Oliver Rosales.

Date & Time: 
Thu, 02/14/2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Levan Center