Monthly Archives: August 2011

Wanna Talk to God? Put Away your Mobile Phone

Photo: Laura Martínez (Bogotá, Colombia 2011)

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Columbia or Colombia? That Is the Question…

After years of living in the U.S. and hearing such wonderful things about Columbian stars, Columbian telenovelas or the Columbian economy, I made the wise decision to move close to the neighborhood. Alas, all I found there was a bunch of young people … Continue reading

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Yeah! Latinas Sweep up Hollywood

When was the last time you saw a Latin actress portraying a surgeon or an architect in a Hollywood movie? …. exactly! Here’s one of my favorite print ads promoting this year’s New York International Latino Film Festival. To see the … Continue reading

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Ubiquitous Sombreros: Only in Man-HAT-tan

Broadway and 114th street at around 6 PM Wednesday. Photo: Laura Martínez

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