Strangers to Us All
Lawyers and Poetry

Oscar "Zeta" Acosta


Chicano laywer; associate of Hunter Thompson

Oscar Zeta Acosta

Oscar Zeta Acosta

Oscar Zeta Acosta

Oscar Acosta: The Chicano Hero Behind Dr. Gonzo

The Religious Affiliation of Oscar "Zeta" Acosta

Why I Love Oscar Zeta Acosta


Oscar "Zeta" Acosta, Oscar "Zeta" Acosta: The Uncollected Works (Houston, Texas: Arte Público Press, 1996)(Ilan Stavans ed.)

________________, The Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo (San Francisco: Straight Arrow Books, 1972)(New York: Vintage Books/Random House, 1989)

________________, The Revolt of the Cockroach People (San Francisco: Straight Arrow Books, 1973)(New York: Vintage Books/Random House, 1989)


Ilan Stavans, Bandido: The Death and Resurrection of Oscar "Zeta" Acosta (Evanston, Illinois, Northwestern University Press, 2003)

_________, Bandido: Oscar "Zeta" Acosta and the Chicano Experience (New York: HarperCollins, 1995)

Andrea Alessandra Cabello (ed.), Love & Riot: Oscar Zeta Acosta and the Great Mexican American Revolt (Mountain View, California: Floricanto Press, 2003)

Research Resources

Acosta (Oscar Zeta)
California Ethnic and Multcultural Archieves
Special Collections
Donald C. Davidson Library
University of California-Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California