About MeMy name is Tomás Summers Sandoval. I'm Chicano from southern Californian, a GenXer, and a fan of the Dodgers and Elvis. I am a husband, a father of three, and in my spare time I'm an asociate professor of Chicana/o~Latina/o Studies and History at Pomona College.
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Regular readers of Latino Like Me might remember an earlier post on JFK’s last night alive. In it I discuss how the night before he was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, the President spent the evening at an event hosted by … Continue reading
About 15 years ago, I was sitting around reading Catch a Fire, Timothy White’s biography of Bob Marley, when I noticed something–reggae legend Bob Marley shared a birthday with Ronald Reagan. Reagan was born on February 6, 1911 while Marley … Continue reading