Awardee: Tomás Summers Sandoval, Associate Professor of History and Chicana/o Latina/o Studies; Coordinator of Chicana/o Latina/o Studies
Tomás Summers Sandoval is an associate professor of History and Chicanx-Latinx Studies, in which he teaches classes on the histories of race, power, and Latinx America. He is currently the president-elect of the Oral History Association.
Title: Essential Voices: Oral History in Latinx America
Goal: To acquire and use new audio recording equipment to produce archival-quality audio files, which will become part of our “Latinx Lives” archive and be used for a public mini-exhibition with our public partner