The evolution and construction of cultural identity and memory in unincorporated East Los Angeles, both in scholarship and the popular imagination, establishes a critical framework for understanding changing relationships between communities of color and the broader historic preservation movement. East Los Angeles embodies slowly shifting paradigms within the historic preservation movement that compel practitioners and advocates to contend with the meaning of seemingly ordinary places that have tremendous cultural importance within their communities.
Research Article| August 01 2016
Este lugar sí importa: Identity and Heritage Conservation in East Los Angeles
California History (2016) 93 (3): 52–74.
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Laura Dominguez; Este lugar sí importa: Identity and Heritage Conservation in East Los Angeles. California History 1 August 2016; 93 (3): 52–74. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.3.52
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