Cemi Cultural Expo, Thursday, May 28, 7:00pm

Cemi Cultural Expo, Thursday, May 28, 7:00pm

@ The Julia de Burgos Latino Cultural Center,

1690 Lexington Avenue

After two years Cemi Underground, East Harlem’s only Puerto Rican bookstore, art, and cultural center closed its door at the end of April. The Cemí team will continue to promote Boricua identity and heritage through events such as “Cemi Cultural Expo,” featuring performances by Mariposa, La Bruja, Bobby Gonzalez, Arnold Acevedo’s El Boogie Down Comedy Show and feature performers, Los Pleneros de la 21!

www.cemiunderground.com

Author

Spread the love

More Articles for You

Frida Kahlo As An Iconic Disability Advocate

PBS is once again featuring Frida Kahlo in a new three part documentary series, airing now that seeks to to …

Spread the love

The Unknown History of the Spanish Inquisition & Witchcraft Trials in Puerto Rico

Spain’s centuries-long witch hunt killed 700 women – in the region. Estimates indicate that roughly 30,000–60,000 people were executed during …

Spread the love

Justin Torres’ Blackouts

One of my favorite author interviews ever. Right before I departed from my publicity desk Hachette Book Group, I was …

Spread the love

Valeria Aloe on Her Barrier-Breaking Book “Uncolonized Latinas”

If you are not following Valerie Aloe or have not read her book Uncolonized Latinas: Transforming Our Mindsets And Rising …

Spread the love
— Featured —

Portuguese Ethnicity in Puerto Rico

According to a chronology, made available by the Library of Congress, in 1593, “Portuguese soldiers, sent from Lisbon by order …

Spread the love

The Italian at a Glance

Becoming Italian Back in December 2020, I started a new research project on Instagram, @ItalianAtAGlance to curate and share some …

Spread the love