Episode 2 – May 24, 2021
Eddie Bonilla: Solidarities, Activism, and Ethnic Studies
In this episode of Dialogues in Afrolatinidad Dr. Eddie Bonilla, a Postdoctoral Fellow in Latinx Studies at the University of Pittsburgh, chats with our host Dr. Michele Reid-Vazquez on solidarities within different Ethnic U.S activist movements. Dr. Bonilla speaks about his journey from southern California to academia in Pittsburgh, the evolving field of ethnic studies and what drew him towards this field, Marxism as a foundation for ethnic movements, and Anti-Blackness in the Latino community.
Dr. Eddie Bonilla – Website and Social Media
Eddie Bonilla, Homegrown Communists in the Age of Reagan: Multi-Racial Politics and Socialist Revolution – (forthcoming)
Additional Books and Articles
Katherine Bynum, Civil Rights in the “City of Hate:” Grassroots Organizing against Police Brutality in Dallas, Texas, 1935-1990 (forthcoming)
Fred Ho and Bill V. Mullen, editors, Afro Asia: Revolutionary Political and Cultural Connections between African Americans and Asian Americans, Durham: Duke University Press, 2008.
Kelly Lytle Hernandez – Rebel Archive as discussed in City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771–1965 Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 2017.
“Transnational Dialogues in Afrolatinidad: Migration, Policing, and Political Movements.” October 2020 – View the webinar