THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA: REMEMBERING LATINO AND LATINAS ON MEMORIAL DAY: ENRIQUE CERVANTES, CARMEN CONTRERAS BOZAK, LEONARD FUENTES, JULIAN GONZALEZ AND ERASMO LOPEZ. LATINOPIA HERO DR. MAGGIE RIVAS RODRÍGUEZ.
This week on Latinopia we pay respect to those Latino and Latinas warriors who have sacrificed for our nation. We turn to Dr. Maggie Rivas Rodriguez’s oral history project “Voces,” for profiles of heroes from World War II. There are several here we are reposting, each worth your time to view. We also repost a profile of Dr. Maggie Rivas Rodríguez who innovative oral history porject has made these videos possible.
Later this week, Jose Umpierre’s Burundanga Boricua an a review of the recent film Papa: Hemingway in Cuba and Eduardo Díaz returns with his Mirándole Bien blog, this week introducing us to the Hapa Project.