Ex-Minister of Culture, Peru, 2x Latin Grammy WInner, Ethnomusicologist,
Folklorist, Expert of Afrodescendant Cultural Heritage
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SCHOMBURG CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN BLACK CULTURE
515 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10037
Co-curated with Smithsonian NHAAMC, Conrazon, Nyasha Laing, Larnies Bowen & Ayanna Legros
AfroDescendant Women & Cultural Heritage PRESERVATION
Community Economics & Women Entrepreneurship
Climate Change, Land RIGHTS & URBAN/RURAL Displacement
Digital & IRL activism: Black Lives Matter in Latin America (Part 3)
ZAHIRA KELLY AKA BAD DOMINICANA
SPOKEN WORD BY:
LIBERACIÓN FILM FESTIVAL
AFROTrip project is a web-series featuring upcoming artists and activists of the black social movement in Brazil, of the three main cities: Sao Paulo, Salvador and Rio de Janeiro.
Curaçao, a small Caribbean island off the Venezuelan coast, was once an important Dutch colony. It has a population of approximately 140.000 people that is racially and especially ethnically diverse, yet predominantly of African descent. In five neighbourhoods, each distinct in their racial and class make-up, a total of thirty Curaçaoans of all ages and all walks of life share what "race" and "skin color" mean to them today.
Memories of the Garifuna community of Central America. A historic trip through a community who has retained its culture through centuries and whose language UNESCO named "Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangibles Heritage of Humanity". English version
A Dominican Republican park ranger's gruesome murder leads to a journey into Dominican-Haitian charcoal trafficking, mass deforestation, and escalating human conflict on the border.
EVENING AWARDS AND PRESENTATION
LOCATION TO BE ANNOUNCED
UN DIALOGO CON SUSANA BACA
A dialogue on all things politics, music, race, cultural heritage, gender, and the International Decade of Afrodescendants
NYC Premier and Book Presentation of her new book. "The African in Peru: The Bitter Road of the Sweet Cane"
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OUTDOOR CONCERT SERIES
AMARA LA NEGRA
& MANY MORE
BED-STUY RESTORATION PLAZA
1368 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11216
CONCERT- FOOD COURT - VENDOR'S MARKET
- ART INSTALLATIONS - DOMINOS TOURNAMENT-CHILDREN'S STORYTELLING & MORE