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ASK TIA TENOPIA 8.17.14

THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA; MISSION SANTA ROSA, TREATY OF GUADALUPE HIDALGO, THE STORY OF EL TEATRO CAMPESINO AND ANGELA’S PHOTO OF THE WEEK. What up my ferocious Latinopians! Your Tia Tenopia here … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 8.10.14

THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA: THELMA REYNA, BRAVO ROAD, MAURICIO MENDOZA, MARÍA JIMÉNEZ HENLEY, MARÍA AGUI CARTER AND MORE What up Latinopians! This week we feature three cinema videos. Our first is a … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 7.20.14

MACEO MONTOYA, XOCHITL BERMEJO AND MÓNICA ORTÍZ, NEW LITERARY VOICES, TRUE PATRIOTISM, THE WORLD ON THE VERGE OF SUICIDE AND MORE THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA! This week we feature three videos that … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 7.13.14

THREE KINDS OF OF JAROCHO, THE DISGUISES OF DISCRIMINATION, ANGELA’S PHOTO OF THE WEEK, SERGIO’S ARNI AND PORFI AND MORE THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA! Hola mis queridos Latinopians. This week we start a … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 7.05.14

THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA: CHICANOS & FÚTBOL, SANTA BARRAZA & NEPANTLA, ZOMBIE MEX DIARIES AND MORE! This week we visit with Texas Chicana artist Santa Barraza. Long time arts advocate Santa’s … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 6.29.14 “HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY”

THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA: JULY FOURTH IS A SAINT’S DAY! LIBERTAD IS FREEDOM,LATINOS ARE AMERICANS AND ANOTHER RICKY LUV VIDEO! Hola Latinopians! We celebrate Independence Day with an unusual … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 6.22.14

THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA–ANGELA ROA, WHO YOU TALKIN’ TO FANNY, HARRY GAMBOA JR, POLITICAL SALSA WITH SAL BALDENEGRO AND MORE! This week’s video is a visit with Chilean-born lyricist and singer Angela … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 6.16.14

FINDING THE ‘VOICE’ OF THE CHARACTER YOU ARE WRITING, A FATHER’S DAY POEM, ZOMBIE MEX DIARIES AND WHOSE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT IS IT ANYWAY? This week on Latinopia: renowned poet/authors Pat Mora … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 6.09.14

What up Latinopians! This week your Tia decided we'd take a look back in time at two events which took place in the first week of June, one in 1967 and one in 1968. The first is the infamous Tierra … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 5.26.14

MEMORIAL DAY,  AFTER SCHOOL, and ARNIE AND PORFI THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA. Hola my Latinopians! This week on Latinopia we remember the many Americans who gave their lives in the defense of our … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 5.18.14

MORE GASPAR ENRIQUEZ, MORE LATINO SCI FI, VINTAGE CHICANO BALLROOMS AND OUR REGULAR BLOGGERS THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA. What up, gente! Your Tia Tenopia welcoming you to another week of Latinopia. This … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 5.11.14

ANGELA ROA, LATINO SCIENCE FICTION, CHICANOS FROM THE CONQUEST TO NOW, AND MORE ON LATINOPIA THIS WEEK. Mis queridos, your Tia Tenopia has two new videos for you this week on Latinopia. And fun … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 5.04.14

HAPPY CINCO DE MAYO! PACHUCOS, TIRILONES & CHOLAS, GREAT CUCARACHAS, BEAUTIFUL SUNSETS AND ROY’S CAFÉ THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA! Hola mis queridos! This week your Tia has a video of one of our … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 4.27.14

THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA: LATINO SCIENCE FICTION, FANNY GARCIA, ARNIE AND PORFI CUCARACHAS, HARRY GAMBOA JR.,  ANGELA ORTIZ AND ZOMBIES AT AMBOY, CALIFORNIA! Que Hubo, what up, and whas happenin’ … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 4.20.14

GABO IS GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN, ANGELA ROA IN PERFORMANCE, CAROS AVILA ON “PRICE OF GLORY," WW II VETERANS MAKE A DIFFERENCE THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA. The Latinopia family is deeply saddened this … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 4.13.14

THE LATIN HEAT STORY, LOVE IN THE TIME OF ALBINO, LATIN JAZZ, IS TEXAS THE NEW CALIFORNIA AND MORE THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA. What up righteously rockin’ Latinopians?  It’s your Tia Tenopia here with … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 4.07.14

HECTOR TOBAR, THE LATIN HEAT STORY, RIC SALINAS, THE CHÁVEZ MOVIE AND MORE--THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA! Hola Latinopians! This week’s new videos are in LITERATURE and CINEMA. Our lit video is a visit … [Read more...]

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ASK TIA TENOPIA 3.31.14

CÉSAR CHÁVEZ, DOLORES HUERTA, ENA VALLARDES, REY VILLALOBOS, PORFI AND ARNIE AND MORE THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA! What up Latinopians! Tia Tenopia here and I’m all excited about the new biopic on farm … [Read more...]