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Orgullo Film Series part 1 Artists and Athletes from the Puerto Rican Diaspora

Saturday, October 26, 2019
12:00 - 3:00 PM
Centro Library Room 120,
Silberman School of Social Work
2180 Third Avenue at 119th Street, NY, NY 10035
 
 

The Center for Puerto Rican Studies’ Puerto Rican Heritage Cultural Ambassador Program presents a two part film series of exciting short documentaries highlighting the contributions of individuals, groups and organizations that have had a profound impact on the Puerto Rican experience in the United States.

Session One highlights Noel Quiñones, (Nuyorican Poet) ; Con Salsa- Jose Masso, (Radio Personality); Wally Amaro (handball) and Serrano Sisters (boxing); Pedro Brull (Visual Artist); and, Asi Somos (Photobook). Teaching guides and quizzes are available for each film. A library presentation and tour will be provided after the presentation.
 

Speaker:
Elena Martinez
Folklorist, City Lore/Co-Artistic Director, Bronx Music Heritage Center