Ernesto Chavez

ERNESTO CHAVEZ (Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles) is Associate Professor of History at the University of Texas at El Paso. Dr. Ch+vez's research interests center on the Mexican and Mexican American past. His first book, "Mi Raza Primero! (My People First): Nationalism, Identity, and Insurgency in the Chicano Movement in Los Angeles, 1966-1978, " was published in 2002 and focused on the rise of the Chicano movement in this California city. At present, he is working on a biography of...See more