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vogue.com
How L.A. Chicano History Is Being Told—And Reclaimed—Through Fashion
Generations of Latina style in Los Angeles.
By Abby Aguirre, Stefan Ruiz

Had the honor and great opportunity to be called upon and offer some perspective on #StyleAsResistance in this incredible photo spread on contemporary chicanx fashion and resistance for Vogue Magazines 125  

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J.C. De Luna is protesting in 2017 the way Mexican-Americans ( Chicanos) and other people of color did back in the 1940s , using body politics to take up space and shift power dynamics by empowering the indovidual thru : the Zoot Suit and use of #StyleAsResistance
From SteveSaldivar of the #LAtimes

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#zootsuits
#streetstyle
#hepcat
#vintageclothing
#vintagestyle
#Pachuco
#pachucos
#1930s
#1940s
#1950s
#fedora
#hats
#losangeles
#harlem
#chicago
#Tucsan
#BoyleHeights
#dandy
#barriodandy (at Boyle Heights, Los Angeles)

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