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Chilean-American Miguel Picker’s Film “Latinos Beyond Reel” Is Intent on Challenging a Media Stereotype

By Miguel Picker and Chyng Sun A documentary film that investigates how Latinos are marginalized and vilified in the mainstream media—with  grave consequences for the nation.  Synopsis: One in six adults and one in four children in the United States are Latinos, but their reality is rarely depicted in the mainstream media. Interviews with scholars, […]

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Historical Latin Americans: Poet Jose Angel Buesa

By Victoria Cepeda While dusting my book shelf, I bumped into a little book of poetry that I have had since I was teenager. It was “Oasis” (Havana, 1943) by one of my all time favorite poets  Jose Angel Buesa.   Born in Las Cruces, Cuba in 1910 and died in exile in the Dominican Republic in […]

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Cuban-American Oscar Torre’s Journey To Hollywood

by Victoria Cepeda Recently we received an e-mail from Carlos de La Vega and Rodolpho Zalez. They are the creators of the upcoming TV show called “Wassup en LA?” that follows the life transition of a Cuban American family from Miami, FL to Los Angeles, CA.  Theirs is a solid and funny show, which you can see for yourselves through the […]

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