Confessions of a Radical Chicano Doo-Wop Singer: Book Talk by Rubén Funkahuatl Guevara

Friday, November 30, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Schoenberg Music Building - Jan Popper Theater

See below for additional information.

Admission

Free Admission; RSVP requested

Contact

Ethnomusicology
(310) 825-5947
ethnopub@schoolofmusic.ucla.edu

Website

https://schoolofmusic.ucla.edu/event/confessions-of-a-r...

Additional Information

Rubén Funkahuatl Guevara is a native Angeleno Chicano musician, singer and songwriter, a record producer of Chicano rock and roll and rock en español compilations, and a performance artist, poet, short story writer, historian, journalist, and activist. His newly published book Confessions of a Radical Chicano Doo-Wop Singer (University of California Press, 2018) is a moving memoir of his life and a compelling counter-history of the city of Los Angeles.

“It is as if Rubén Funkahuatl Guevara, polymath Azteca warrior and Chicano superhero, rose with the first East Los Angeles Aztlȧn sun that gave creative light to the barrio.” – Louie Pérez, musician, songwriter with Los Lobos Presented by The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music Center for Latino Arts and The UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center.

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