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Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion at the Cowan-Blakley Memorial Library

This guide provides diversity resources and services to students, faculty, and library staff.

Books on Hispanic & Latina/o History, Movements, and Culture

Latino Mass Mobilization - Immigration, Racialization, and Activism

HN 110.5 .A8 Z47 2017

Keywords for Latina/o Studies

Online Access - Credo Reference

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States

REF E 184 .S75 O97 2005

Frida: A Biography of Frida Kahlo

ND 259 .K33 H47 2002

The DREAMers

JV 6477 .N53 2013

The Penguin History of Latin America

F 1410 .W572 

Crucible of Struggle: A History of Mexican Americans from Colonial Times to the Present Era

E 184 .M5 V343 2017

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mexican History and Culture

F 1204 .O95 2019 EBOOK

Mestizaje: (re)Mapping Race, Culture, and Faith in Latina/o Catholicism

BT 83.575 .M43 2009

Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza

PS 3551 .N95 B6 2012

The Undocumented Americans

JV 6483 .C59 2020

Hispanic American Religious Cultures

REF BL 2525 .H57 2009

Pedagogy of the Oppressed

LB 880 .F73 P4313 2000

From Out of the Shadows

E184 .M5 R86 2008

An African American and Latinx History of the United States

E 184 .S75 O79 2018

A New History of Modern Latin America

F 1413 .C63 2017

The Devil's Highway

JV 6475 .U77 2004

Frida Kahlo: the Paintings

ND 1329 .K33 H4 1993

Latin American History and Culture: Encyclopedia of Modern Latin America (1900 to the present)

Online Access - Credo Reference

Contemporary Cultures and Societies of Latin America

HN 110.5 .A8 H4 2002

Latinx Art: Artists, Markets, Politics

N 6538 .L3 D38 2020

Handbook of Latina/o Theologies

Online Access - EBSCO eBook Collection

Harvest of Empire: A History of Latinos in America

E 184 .S75 G655 2011

The Power of Latino Leadership: Culture, Inclusion, and Contribution

Online Access - EBSCO eBook Collection

Salsa, Soul, and Spirit: Leadership for a Multicultural Age

Online Access - EBSCO eBook Collection

Preaching the Teaching: Hispanics, Homiletics, and Catholic Social Justice Doctrine

BX 1795 .P72 P74 2005

Hispanic Texas: A Historical Guide

F 387 .H56 1992

The Book of Emma Reyes

N 6679 .R49 A3 2017

Campus Counterspaces: Black and Latinx Students' Search for Community at Historically White Universities

LC 2781.7 .K44 2019

The Chicano Studies Reader: An Anthology of Aztlan, 1970-2019

E 184 .M5 C458 2020

Animating Black and Brown Liberation: A Theory of American Literatures

PS 169 .L5 D38 2019

Latinx Art: Arists, Markets, Politics

N 6538 .L3 D38 2020

Ignored Racism

E 184 .S75 R34 2020

Inventing Latinos: A New Story of American Racism

E 184 .S75 G63 2020

Rhetoric and Reality on the U.S.-Mexico Border

F 787 .F478 2021

Freedom's Mirror

HT 1076 .F47 2014

Contemporary Latin American Social and Political Thought

H 62.5 .L3 C65 2008

Insurgent Cuba

F 1785 .F36 1999

Mayan Lives, Mayan Utopias

F 1221 .T8 M313 2003

The Scramble for the Amazon and the Lost Paradise of "Euclides" da Cunha

F 2537 .C97554 H33 2013

The Paraguay Reader

F 2668 .P255 2013

Indigenous Intellectuals

F 1219.3 .I56 I53 2014

Colombia: A Concise Contemporary History

F 2273 .L37 2017

The Colombia Reader

F 2258 .C677 2017

The Guatemala Reader

F 1466 .G877 2011

Hispanic & Latina/o Literature and Poetry Selected Titles

The Carrying: Poems

PS 3612 .I496 A6|Z2018

The House on Mango Street

PS 3553 .I78 H6 2009

The Cambridge History of Latina/o American Literature

PQ 7081 .A1 C353 2018


PS 3553 .I78 C37 2002

The Norton Anthology of Latino Literature

PS 508 .H57 N65 2011

Sabrina & Corina

PS 3606 .A396 A6 2019

How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents

PS 3551 .L845 H66 1991

The Literature of Spain and Latin America

Online Access - EBSCO eBook Collection

Hecho en Tejas: An Anthology of Texas-Mexican Literature

PS 508 .M4 H43 2007

Hispanic Literature of the United States: A Comprehensive Reference

REF PS 153 .H56 K36 2003

En el Tiempo de las Mariposas

PS 3551 .L845 I518 2005

Six Masters of the Spanish Sonnet

PQ 6176 .B338 1993 and Online Access - EBSCO eBook Collection 

The House of Broken Angels

PS 3571 .R74 H68 2019

Latino and Latina Writers

Online Access - GALE eBook Collection

El Cuaderno de Maya

PQ 8098.1 .L54 C83 2012

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

PS 3554 .I259 B75 2007

This Is How You Lose Her

PS 3554 .I259 T48 2012

Lost Children Archive

PQ 7298.422 .U37 L67 2020

Knitting the Fog

PS 3608 .E76 Z46 2019

The Oxford Book of Latin American Short Stories

PQ 7087 .E5 O9 1997

Be Recorder: Poems

PS 3607 .I45215 B4 2019

Half of the World in Light: New and Selected Poems

PS 3558 .E74 H36 2008

Cuentos Chicanos: A Short Story Anthology

PS 647.M49 C8 1984

Every Day We Get More Illegal

PS 3558 .E74 E88 2020

Writing on the Edge: A Borderlands Reader

PS 566 .W745 2003


PS 3626 .A62 A6 2017


PS 3620 .O5878 T47 2020

From the Other Side of Night: Del Otro Lado de la Noche: New and Selected Poems

PS 3551 .L22 F77 2002


PS 3603 .A7345 B66 2009

Mexican Gothic

PR 9199.4 .M656174 M49 2021

The Plain in Flames

PQ 7297 .R854 A2|Z2021

El Sonido de las Olas

PQ 8180.417 .A745|Z2021

Más Allá Del Invierno

PQ 8098.1 .L54 M37|Z2017

Cuentos Completos

PQ 7797 .B635

Suggested Videos, Online Resources, and Readings

Latino Cultural Center

Latino Cultural Center

The Latino Cultural Center in Dallas serves as a multidisciplinary arts center and the regional catalyst for the preservation, development, and promotion of Latino and Hispanic arts and culture. The center hosts a variety of multidisciplinary events and activities for audiences of all ages and backgrounds throughout the year. Gallery exhibits, featuring the work of local and regional artists, rotate every few months. The Oak Farms Dairy Theater hosts theater, music, and dance performances. Cultural festivals, including Dieciseis de Septiembre to Las Posada, are held in the outdoor plaza.

Latino Cultural Center

2600 Live Oak St.

Dallas, TX