Latinx Heritage Month Books

To celebrate Latinx Heritage Month, we are pleased to share some great reads and award-winning selections from our bookshelves. These books cover Latinx and Chicanx culture, history, politics, and more. Browse our Latina/o Studies Catalog, learn about our Latinx: The Future is Now series, and grab some great reads at a discount!

Apply the discount code UTXLSA during checkout to receive 30% off the full list price of any book for domestic orders, plus free domestic shipping. Offer valid through October 15, 2022. Free standard U.S. domestic shipping is included.

Featured Books

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Fatherhood in the Borderlands

A Daughter's Slow Approach

Domino Renee Perez

Undocumented Motherhood

Conversations on Love, Trauma, and Border Crossing

Elizabeth Farfán-Santos

Reading, Writing, and Revolution

Escuelitas and the Emergence of a Mexican American Identity in Texas

Philis Barragán Goetz

Conjured Bodies

Queer Racialization in Contemporary Latinidad

Laura Grappo

Crossing Waters

Undocumented Migration in Hispanophone Caribbean and Latinx Literature & Art

Marisel C. Moreno

Mario Barradas and Son Jarocho

The Journey of a Mexican Regional Music

Yolanda Broyles-González, Francisco González, Rafael Figueroa Hernández

The Mexican American Experience in Texas

Citizenship, Segregation, and the Struggle for Equality

Martha Menchaca

Civil Rights in Black and Brown

Histories of Resistance and Struggle in Texas

Max Krochmal, Todd Moye


Transforming Sights, Sounds, and History in the Los Angeles Latina/o Rockabilly Scene

Nicholas F. Centino

Reverberations of Racial Violence

Critical Reflections on the History of the Border

Sonia Hernández, John Morán González

Brown Trans Figurations

Rethinking Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Chicanx/Latinx Studies

Francisco J. Galarte

Chican@ Artivistas

Music, Community, and Transborder Tactics in East Los Angeles

Martha Gonzalez

Sunbelt Diaspora

Race, Class, and Latino Politics in Puerto Rican Orlando

Patricia Silver

Agent of Change

Adela Sloss-Vento, Mexican American Civil Rights Activist and Texas Feminist

Cynthia E. Orozco

meXicana Fashions

Politics, Self-Adornment, and Identity Construction

Aída Hurtado, Norma E. Cantú

Sí, Ella Puede!

The Rhetorical Legacy of Dolores Huerta and the United Farm Workers

Stacey K. Sowards

Chicana Movidas

New Narratives of Activism and Feminism in the Movement Era

Dionne Espinoza, María Eugenia Cotera, Maylei Blackwell

Graphic Borders

Latino Comic Books Past, Present, and Future

Frederick Luis Aldama, Christopher González

A Promising Problem

The New Chicana/o History

Carlos Kevin Blanton

Entre Guadalupe y Malinche

Tejanas in Literature and Art

Inés Hernández-Ávila, Norma E. Cantú

Queer Brown Voices

Personal Narratives of Latina/o LGBT Activism

Uriel Quesada, Letitia Gomez, Salvador Vidal-Ortiz

¡Chicana Power!

Contested Histories of Feminism in the Chicano Movement

Maylei Blackwell

The Mexican Outsiders

A Community History of Marginalization and Discrimination in California

Martha Menchaca