Welcome to the Afrolatina show (Ep. 01) In this episode we talk about identity, privilege, pride and what it means to be “the other.” To listen to podcast: The Afrolatina Show Subscribe and join our mailing list for the latest episodes. Love, Iyawo
Gracias por apoyar nuestro proyecto. Este documental es para todos nosotros. Para nuestros ancestros. Para nuestros hij@s. Que lindo honor.
El próximo 27 de febrero el Departamento de Información Pública de las Naciones Unidas y la Misión Permanente de Haití ante las Naciones Unidas organizan en Nueva York la presentación del documental “AFROLATINOS – LA HISTORIA QUE NUNCA NOS CONTARON”:
AFROLATINOS es la historia de unos 150 millones de personas de ascendencia africana que viven en toda América Latina y que generalmente han sido excluidas de las narrativas históricas, de la literatura y de la academia.
El documental, producido por Creador Pictures, lleva a los espectadores a un viaje a través de las naciones de habla hispana y portuguesa, así como de Haití, con las ricas culturas y muchas contribuciones de afrodescendientes en el Caribe, Centro y Sudamérica, incluyendo su historia, idiomas, religiones, música y danza, al tiempo que explora cuestiones de identidad y discriminación racial. El documental pretende iniciar un diálogo, crear conciencia, promover el cambio y ayudar a…
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AFROLATINOS SCREENING DATES: Saturday, February 18th (Los Angeles) @ Pan African Film Festival Monday, February 20th (Los Angeles) @ Pan African Film Festival Wednesday, February 22nd (New York City) @ Hostos Community College Wednesday, February 22nd (Chicago) @ University of Illinois Thursday, February 23rd (Massachusetts) @ UMASS Dartmouth Monday, February 27th (New York) @ the… Continue reading Afrolatinos Tour @afrolatinostv #afrolatinos
We are writing to cordially invite you to two very special events during Black History Month. Afrolatinos An Untaught History will be screening in Los Angeles and at the United Nations in New York City. We are proud to announce that Afrolatinos has been selected to participate in the Pan African Film Festival this upcoming… Continue reading Film Screening Afrolatinos LA/NYC
Before my Iyaworaje began something ugly happened to me, something arrived and shook the very foundation of my faith. The ground beneath me began to open up and I trembled. Things will show up to test how badly you desire something. Things will happen just to see if you are willing to fight for it.… Continue reading My Iyaworaje: The First 200 Days (part 2)
I am thrilled to share a special workshop designed at helping writers get to the finish line once they have written the book. Not many writers can say they have written and published four books in four years! Author and dear friend, Nancy Arroyo Ruffin brings you a wonderful workshop that is sure to help you… Continue reading Publish the Book ~ The Writer’s Vision
As I prepare for this Sunday's Writing for the Womb Session II, I can't help but feel like this moment in history is a time for resistance. There is something urgent I am feeling rising inside of me. For me writing has always been the way I respond to what is happening in my life… Continue reading We must write the thing that wants to be written! #WFW2017
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars. Khalil Gibran Most religions recognize some form of honoring the divine, this invisible presence and representation of a force and source that is passed down as religious text, from person to person, culture to culture and from belief… Continue reading My Iyaworaje: The First 200 Days (part 1)
Dearest writers, This past Sunday was phenomenal. It was inspiring, fun, joy-filled, hard, draining, brutal and delicious all at the same time. I could see it on your faces how surprised you were by what came up, and even prouder of what you created. I watched how even the most quiet and shy writers (butterflies)… Continue reading Just Show Up! #thewritingmidwife #wfw2017
You want to be a writer! You dream of writing! You haven’t told anyone that you have always wanted to write! You are scared of writing! You worry what people will think of you! You have an amazing idea that would make a great book and an even better lifetime movie! You have so… Continue reading THIS IS THE YEAR I PUBLISH #WFW2017 #52essays2017 #52risks