La Raza Chronicles

La Raza Chronicles – February 24, 2009

this episode is no longer available

La Raza Chronicles continues to honor African heritage month with Afro-Latino music. We also offer news headlines from the Americas, a ride through the "Streets of Aztlan" and a calendar of local cultural events. Musicologist guest, Petra Rivera discusses the history of Reggeton. Guest, former Argentine political prisoner, Olga Talmante, shares vital information about the Chicana/Latina foundation scholarships. We'll hear prize-winning poet Francisco Alarcon's latest eco-poetry and the famed Mexican grito that is both laughing and crying. Produced by Vanessa Bohm, Julieta Kusnir, Carmen Andrea Rivera, Ventura Longoria, Amelia Gonzalez and Nina Serrano.

 

• The cost of independent media is high. Donate today to KPFA!      • Thank you to Stella Nonna Restaurant in Berkeley, and Renaissance Specialty Cakes from Oakland, for their "Delicious" support during our Fund Drive.      • For more morning news and information check out UpFront daily 7am-9am      

Share This