TWO NEW BLOGGERS THIS WEEK!
Hola mis queridos señores y señoras, frijoles y frijolas, estudiantes, ancianos, profesionales, artistas, vagos, malcriados, bien merecidos y los que quedan! Lots in … [Read more...]
Hola my peeps! Your Tia is all excited about the inauguration of President Obama today. And what about an inauguration poem written and read by a Latino? I guess we Latinos are … [Read more...]
CÉSAR CHÁVEZ AND AZTEC SCIENCE FICTION!
Orale Latinopians! Welcome to another week of Latinopia. Two great videos this week, in cinema and literature. We visit with acclaimed Chicano Director of … [Read more...]
NEW VIDEOS FOR THE NEW YEAR.
Hola Latinopians! We have two cool videos this week, one in literature and one in music. Luis Rodriguez returns to Latinopia with a reading of his poem, “Running to … [Read more...]
THE BEST OF THE 2012!
Hola my peeps and PROSPERO AÑO NUEVO to you all!
Well, here we are at the end of the year and it was quite an exciting year for Latinopia. This year we added another … [Read more...]
FELIZ NAVIDAD TO ALL!
Our two videos this week are in Music and History. David Garza, that electric singer/songwriter from Austin, Texas returns with a new song, “Shellfish.” This is a bittersweet … [Read more...]
TRAGEDY AND HOPE.
Your Tia Tenopia is still reeling from the terrible events that transpired this week in Connecticut. I’m wondering, as so many of you I am sure, how something so horrendous could … [Read more...]
MILWAUKEE POET, BORDERLANDS & A TEJANO BLOG.
What up my bodagious Latinopians! This week we skew to literature. We visit with poet Amarilis Martínez, a Milwaukee based author, as she reads two … [Read more...]
HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS AND A ZOMBIE REVELATION!
Hola Mis Latinopianos! We're beginning December with Holiday Gift Ideas. Your Tia thinks that Christmas is much too commercialized. So we're offering … [Read more...]
FOOD, FOOD, FOOD!
Dear Latinopians. So we’re into December now and we’re all looking forward to celebrating the holidays with comida, comida, comida, so, in anticipation, we thought we’d post some … [Read more...]
VOTERS,IMMIGRANTS AND QUINCEAÑERAS.
Hola my holy-moly Latinopians! Your Tia Tenopia is still reeling from the electoral power we Latinos showed in the election a few weeks ago. And your Tia isn’t … [Read more...]
POST-ELECTION & VETERAN’S DAY.
Hola my peoples! Your Tia is all excited about the election returns and the huge difference the Latino vote made in the national election last week. If you’ve … [Read more...]
THE ELECTION AND CARLOS ALMARAZ.
No, Carlos Almaráz is not a write-in candidate for President. Your Tia just wants you to know that this week Latinopia is all about the National Election on the … [Read more...]
DAY OF THE DEAD IS HERE!
Hola my Peeps! Happy Halloween and Happy Day of the Dead! We’re posting early this week-end because there are so many wonderful Day of the Dead events and we wanted to make … [Read more...]
PIONEERING ACTOR & FANTASY WRITER.
Hola mis queridos Latinopians!
Tia Tenopia welcoming you to another week of Latinopia fun. This week we feature a visit with pioneering Puerto Rican actor … [Read more...]
FRANK SIFUENTES REMEMBRANCE.
Tia Tenopia is very sad this week. The Latino writing community lost a pioneering writer and community activist, Frank Sifuentes. This week we have a Latinopia Hero … [Read more...]
CÉSAR CHÁVEZ AND AMÉRICA TROPICAL!
Hola! Big doings this week. President Obama is dedicating the César E. Chávez National Monument on Monday, October 8th. The site is in Keene, California, at La … [Read more...]
SIQUIEROS! SIQUIEROS! SIQUERIOS!
Hola Latinopians. Well, this is the month to celebrate the Mexican muralist David Alfaro Siquieros. All the activity is centered around the resurrection of his … [Read more...]
RICHARD YÑIGUEZ ON ANTHONY QUINN!
Hola mi gente! We’re a little late this week, ran into a few techy problems pero, here we are with another week of Latinopia! Our videos this week are in Cinema … [Read more...]
HAPPY MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY!
Your Tia Tenopia is so excited about this week’s celebrations of Mexican Independence Day. Oh, my, this week-end and Margaritas...por favor! For those of you who … [Read more...]
LATINOPIA DOWN BUT NOT OUT!
OMG! Latinopia down for a day! Your Tia was hysterical yesterday afternoon when she received emails, texts, phone calls and one or two knocks on the door, that Latinopia … [Read more...]