Afrolatinx: Identity and Beyond


WEEKEND PROGRAM

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day 1- JULY 13TH

SCHOMBURG CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN BLACK CULTURE

515 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10037

10am-5:00pm

 

The conversation around Afrolatinidad that has reemerged in recent years continues to blossom. This year we look to expand the conversation around identity as well as its implications for future cultural, socio-economic and political growth.  

KEYNOTE & awards luncheon

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
URENNA BEST, ESQ., DIRECTOR, NATIONAL SECRETARIAT FOR AFRO-PANAMANIAN DEVELOPMENT (SENADAP), REPUBLIC OF PANAMA

2018 honorees:

Urenna Best, Esq. 

Ingrid Silva, Dance Theater of Harlem

Marielle Franco (P.H.) 

Bernardo Cuero (P.H.) c/o Marino Cordoba, Afrodes

 

 


day 2- JULY 14TH

ABRONS CENTER FOR THE ARTS

466 Grand St 

New York, NY 

12:00pm-8:00pm

LIBERACIÓN FILM & WINE FESTIVAL

IN ASSOCIATION with Tap + Cork

#DRINKBETTER 

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Why not have a beer or wine with your film? We've teamed up with Tap + Cork to bring you this exciting Experience. Includes: Access to 10 tastings of curated beers and wines from Latin America and African diaspora from 1-5pm; Samples from Day of the Dead (MX), Dyckman Beer (Wash. Hts), Miolo (Brazil), Tarón (Chile), Bed Vyne (Brooklyn) and more; admission to any one (1) film program and all workshops and panels, subject to theater capacity.  Check film schedule.  Must be 21+ with ID. Limited Quantity Available. A great way to enjoy the day!

PERFORMANCES BY:

MONIKI (DJ SET)

King Kong MX (DJ SET)

CHONG (DJ SET)

& MORE to be announced


 

day 3- JULY 15TH

OUTDOOR CONCERT


The Well

272 Meserole St Brooklyn, NY

2:00pm-10:00pm

 

PERFORMANCES BY:

Amara la negra

la TRIBU DE ABRANTE

PRofetas

 Latasha

Nina Azucar

Yasser Tejeda y Palotré

People of Earth

Palma Chonta

& MORE to be announced

 

 2018 World Cup Viewing + FOOD trucks + VENDOR'S MARKET
+ART INSTALLATIONS+ DOMINOS TOURNAMENT & MORE

 

 

IN ASSOCIATION WITH CITY PARKS FOUNDATION SUMMERSTAGE

JULY 5TH - 6PM - FREE
SPRINGFIELD PARK QUEENS, NY

 

PERFORMANCES BY: 

RAM

PAUL BEAUBRUN

DJ HARD HITTIN HARRY