These artist and audience photos document a landmark event in chicanarte, the first Festival de Flor Y Canto. USC public television and El Centro Chicano videotape of the event has limited availability. Alurista edited the festival anthology collecting work by selected writers. Shot hand held on Tri-X or Ektachrome on a Topcon RE Super with a 58mm 1.4 lens, or a Topcor 200 mm f5.6 lens. Several of these were published in the Daily Trojan but most of the images shown here are available for the first time.