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Mexican Street Food of L.A.: Elotes, Discrimination and Politics
April 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm$20
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LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Downtown Los Angeles is hosting Mexican Street Food of L.A.: Elotes, Discrimination and Politics on April 26.
Street vending has not been legalized in Los Angeles, despite the presence of approximately 50,000 street vendors. What does the future of street vending in L.A. look like?
This talk and tasting will include ‘comida’ from local Boyle Heights street vendor and activist, Merced Sanchez.
Also on hand will be guest speaker Professor Sarah Portnoy, Department of Spanish and American Studies and Ethnicity at USC.
Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased here.