Welcome to my official site, amigos! I'm so happy you decided to stop by. Here you can find what I've been up to and what I've got coming up, including speaking engagements, book signings, and everything in between.
Click the 'EVENTS' tab above to see where you can find me this upcoming Fall, 2018. Under 'PUBLICATIONS' you can find information on my two books: Raza Rising and Deer Dancer with links available to purchase.
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Richard skillfully chronicles who we are, where we have been,
and our continued struggles.
- Dr. Robert M. Munoz, President of the Hispanic Wellness Coalition
Gonzales' account as a history is of great significance because
he documents important events and views in the recent
history of Mexicans in Dallas and Texas, and he does it with
the authority of a first-hand observer. His keen
understanding of the Mexican American history that he has
lived gives the narrative a high level of originality.
- Emilio Zamora, author of The World of the Mexican Worker in Texas