Your Communities. Your Traditions. Your Folklife.
Northwest Folklife aims to strengthen our communities through arts and culture. This calendar brings together our greater community’s events and gatherings. Here, you will find events ranging from cultural celebrations to music and dance performances and traditional gatherings.
Together, we can continue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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La Charla de la Gente: Hoy
October 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Northwest Folklife is proud to present La Charla de la Gente, a series of panels exploring the meaning of Mexican American, Chicana/o, Latinx, and Indigenous identities. The four-part series includes Introducción (La Charla de la Gente: Introducción by Northwest Folklife), Ayer (La Charla de la Gente: Ayer), Hoy, and Mañana (La Charla de la Gente: Mañana).
Hoy (Today) will feature conversations with:
■ Aurelio Valdez, member of Próxima Generación
■ Edgardo Garcia, Festival Producer for the Dia de Muertos Festival Seattle
■ Barbara Rodriguez, Artistic Coordinator for the Dia de Muertos Festival Seattle
■ Jake Prendez, Artist (Jake Prendez: Artist/Satirist) and Founding member of Colectiva Noroeste
■ Julissa Sanchez
Moises J. Himmelfarb, Director of the Mexican Cultural Institute in Seattle, will be moderating this panel.
Date: October 11, 7 PM
Location: Hillman City Collaboratory
For more information, please visit: https://www.nwfolklife.org/lacharla/