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Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Moving a National Latino Art Agenda Froward

By Eduardo Diaz, Dierctor, Smithsonian Latino Center After the presidential election, much has been made of the impact of the Latino vote, shifting some of the national focus to issues that matter to this large and growing population sector. How this plays out on the public policy front remains to be seen; however, interest in

Sunday, March 18th, 2012

Culture Clash’s “American Night: The Ballad of Juan José”

By Carlos San Miguel “American Night: The Ballad of Juan José” is a fantastic play that premiered at the 2010 Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Written by Richard Montoya and developed by Culture Clash (Montoya, Herbert Siguenza and Ric Salinas)...

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

I Wanted To Marry A Latino, Fell For A White Guy

In college there was no doubt in my mind that I would marry a Mexican. I didn’t want my culture to be diluted. I wanted to live in a Spanish-speaking household. I wore Ché Guevara berets with...