• Welcome to

    We are a group of writers and educators who value the contributions Mexican Americans have made to this country. Our goal is to introduce Americans to the cultural and artistic contributions of the Mexican American community in the United States.

  • Mexican American literature lesson guides

    CentroVictoria educators have been traveling around the state giving workshops to teachers on how to incorporate Mexican American literature into the high school classroom using the “Made in Texas” lesson guides developed by CentroVictoria.

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  • Mexican American Literature

    CentroVictoria is proud to announce a new release by Bedford/St. Martin’s Press, Mexican American Literature: A Portable Anthology, edited by our executive director, Dagoberto Gilb, with Ricardo Angel Gilb. This anthology features 50 authors whose poems, essays, cartoons, and stories have become important works of Chicano and Chicana literature. Among the new and established voices are Américo Paredes, Sandra Cisneros, Gloria Anzaldúa, Richard Rodriguez, and Domingo Martinez.

  • CentroVictoria
    in the news

    CentroVictoria has been written about in The New Yorker, Los Angeles Times, Texas Observer, and Victoria Advocate. It has also been featured on NPR in El Paso.

CentroVictoria announces forth issue of magazine

CentroVictoria proudly announces the publication of the fifth issue of Huizache: The Magazine of Latino Literature. Read more about the fifth issue in the Huizache tab above.

Huizache magazine