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Interview Archives: Cynthia E. Orozco

Historian, Professor of History and Humanities at Eastern New Mexico University, Ruidoso, she is the author of No Mexicans, Women or Dogs Allowed: The Rise of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement, the University of Texas’ best-selling academic book between 2010 and 2020; Agent of Change: Adela Sloss-Vento, Mexican American Civil Rights Activist and Texas Feminist, which won the Liz Carpenter Award for Best Book in Texas women’s history 2020 from the Texas State Historical Association; and Pioneer of Mexican American Civil Rights: Alonso S. Perales just published by Arte Publico Press.

Interview with Tiffany Jasmin González of Texas A&M University, April 2020:

Interview with Latinx Talk, February 2020:

Talk on Mexican American Women and Civil Rights in Texas for the Mexican American Civil Rights Institute, January 2021:

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