Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social https://malcs.org (MALCS) Women Active in Letters and Social Change Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:39:31 -0700 en-US hourly 1 https://i0.wp.com/malcs.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/cropped-identity.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social https://malcs.org 32 32 127654936 XV Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Conference (09/30/19) https://malcs.org/blog/2019/09/20/xv-recovering-the-us-hispanic-literary-heritage-conference-09-30-19/ https://malcs.org/blog/2019/09/20/xv-recovering-the-us-hispanic-literary-heritage-conference-09-30-19/#respond Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:39:31 +0000 https://malcs.org/?p=3870 XV Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Conference   ****DEADLINE EXTENDED TO SEPT. 30****   Histories and Cultures of Latinas: Suffrage, Activism and Women’s Rights February 20-22, 2020 University of Houston-Downtown Houston, TX     The XV Recovery conference will convene in Houston from February 20 to 22, 2020 to continue the legacy of scholars meeting to […]

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MALCS Bylaws 2019 Statement https://malcs.org/blog/2019/05/02/malcs-bylaws-2019-statement/ Thu, 02 May 2019 21:38:58 +0000 http://malcs.org/?p=3811 Dear MALCS Members, In an effort to better represent and serve our membership we have undertaken the revision of our organization’s bylaws. The revisions have been reviewed and approved by the Executive Committee and Coordinating Committee. On behalf of the MALCS bylaw committee Elena Avilés, Sonya Alemán, Vanessa Fonseca-Chávez, and Yvette Saavedra we invite MALCS […]

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Accessibility and Accommodations Service Fund https://malcs.org/blog/2019/03/11/accessibility-and-accommodations-service-fund/ https://malcs.org/blog/2019/03/11/accessibility-and-accommodations-service-fund/#respond Mon, 11 Mar 2019 21:05:23 +0000 http://malcs.org/?p=3784 Friends and allies give to our NEW Accessibility and Accommodations Service Fund to help offer services so they can attend our Summer institute in Amherst, Massachusetts. If you’ve already made your year-end gift, thank you for your generous support. Again, we thank you for dedication and work in our communities and we hope that MALCS […]

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2018 MALCS Summer Institute CFP https://malcs.org/blog/2018/02/17/2018-malcs-summer-institute-cfp/ https://malcs.org/blog/2018/02/17/2018-malcs-summer-institute-cfp/#respond Sat, 17 Feb 2018 23:52:54 +0000 http://malcs.org/?p=3525 2018 MALCS Summer Institute Convivencia y Resistencia: Fronterizas for Social Justice The assaults to Latinx and Chicanx communities have mounted over the past few years, and nowhere are they more apparent than along the U.S. – Mexico border. National and state administrations have taken anti-womanist and anti-immigrant stances that threaten the peace, security, and existence […]

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Statement from the Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social (MALCS) regarding the abolishment of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program https://malcs.org/blog/2017/09/19/statement-from-the-mujeres-activas-en-letras-y-cambio-social-malcs-regarding-the-abolishment-of-the-deferred-action-for-childhood-arrivals-daca-program/ https://malcs.org/blog/2017/09/19/statement-from-the-mujeres-activas-en-letras-y-cambio-social-malcs-regarding-the-abolishment-of-the-deferred-action-for-childhood-arrivals-daca-program/#respond Tue, 19 Sep 2017 21:55:36 +0000 http://malcs.org/blog/2017/09/19/statement-from-the-mujeres-activas-en-letras-y-cambio-social-malcs-regarding-the-abolishment-of-the-deferred-action-for-childhood-arrivals-daca-program/ Statement from the Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social (MALCS) regarding the abolishment of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program September 13, 2017 The Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social expresses its deep opposition to the announcement ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program. DACA recipients are known as […]

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2017 MALCS Summer Institute Program Final Draft. https://malcs.org/blog/2017/06/27/2017-malcs-summer-institute-program-final-draft/ https://malcs.org/blog/2017/06/27/2017-malcs-summer-institute-program-final-draft/#respond Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:24:31 +0000 http://malcs.org/?p=3359 2017 MALCS Summer Institute – Final Draft 06.27.2017   *Tuesday, July 18. Board Meeting. 9:00am-5:00pm   Wednesday July 19, 2017   [EC/CC Meeting (if needed): 9:00am-12:00pm]   Pre-Institute Professional, Emotional Well-Being, and Academic Workshops *Pre-Registration Required for Workshops A1-2, and B1-2. (Email At-Large Representative Dr. Sandra M. Pacheco spacheco@ciis.edu to register) 9am-12pm A1. Demystifying Academic […]

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2017 MALCS Summer Institute Program Draft https://malcs.org/blog/2017/06/10/2017-malcs-summer-institute-program-draft/ https://malcs.org/blog/2017/06/10/2017-malcs-summer-institute-program-draft/#respond Sun, 11 Jun 2017 04:20:16 +0000 http://malcs.org/?p=3325   *Tuesday, July 18. Board Meeting. 9:00-5:00pm Wednesday, July 19, 2017 (EC/CC Meeting (if needed): 9:00am-12:00) Pre-Institute Professional, Emotional Well-Being, and Academic Workshops *Pre-Registration Required for Workshops A1-2, and B1-2. (Email At-Large Representative Dr. Sandra M. Pacheco spacheco@ciis.edu to register) 9am-12pm A1. Demystifying Academic Writing with Dr. Wanda Alarcon Writing is hard. The reasons are […]

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Chicana/Latina Studies – Announcement https://malcs.org/blog/2017/05/17/chicanalatina-studies-announcement/ https://malcs.org/blog/2017/05/17/chicanalatina-studies-announcement/#respond Wed, 17 May 2017 23:01:34 +0000 http://malcs.org/?p=3322 Announcement/Anuncio May 2017 Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social (MALCS) has moved to the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). MALCS gives a warm welcome to incoming Editor, Sonya Alemán and Associate Editor, Lilliana P. Saldaña, and the colectiva at UT San Antonio. Sonya and Lilliana bring with […]

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Major report on Mission Trails displacement demonstrates urgent need for policy that protects vulnerable residents https://malcs.org/blog/2017/05/09/major-report-mission-trails-displacement-demonstrates-urgent-need-policy-protects-vulnerable-residents/ https://malcs.org/blog/2017/05/09/major-report-mission-trails-displacement-demonstrates-urgent-need-policy-protects-vulnerable-residents/#respond Tue, 09 May 2017 16:27:06 +0000 http://malcs.org/?p=3319 Major report on Mission Trails displacement demonstrates urgent need for policy that protects vulnerable residents SAN ANTONIO, Texas—The San Antonio City Council decision to rezone the Mission Trails Mobile Home Community three years ago to make way for the Mission Escondida Luxury Apartments severely impacted housing security, health, economic security, and social well being for […]

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2017 CFP – MALCS Summer Institute Writing Workshop https://malcs.org/blog/2017/04/24/2017-cfp-malcs-summer-institute-writing-workshop/ https://malcs.org/blog/2017/04/24/2017-cfp-malcs-summer-institute-writing-workshop/#respond Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:22:03 +0000 http://malcs.org/?p=3302 2017 CFP – MALCS Summer Institute Writing Workshop  Two sessions focusing on academic articles will take place on  Wednesday, July 19, and Friday, July 21, 2017.  The MALCS Summer Institute Writing Workshop is one of our formal methods of creating a feminist editorial praxis in the publication of work by and about Chicanas/Latinas. The workshop […]

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