Escuela Nacional de Antropología E Historía - National School of Anthropology and History: 1980-1986

  • Eric Romero
Keywords: Becas Para Aztlán, Casa Aztlán, International Education, Chicano Studies


The narrative is an account of the processes, experiences and insights gained from my participation in the Becas Para Aztlán Program 1980- 1986. Written in a memoir format, it identifies some of the preliminary obstacles encountered with the coordination of the Becas Para Aztlán program. It stipulates the particular process of my matriculation into the Master's Degree Program in Social Anthropology at the National School of Anthropology and History, in Mexico City. A sub-narrative of the testimony elaborates on areas of cultural exploration, academic advancement and personal identity formation.