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LA LISTA: A Latinx Writers Podcast

Jul 9, 2024

A MIXED MEDIA GENRE-BENDING LATINX WRITER

Kristian Mercado Figueroa shares his childhood in Spanish Harlem and Puerto Rico, the inspiration behind his hit cyberpunk short film 'NUEVO RICO', the power imbalance between Puerto Rico and the USA, and his first feature film ‘IF YOU WERE THE LAST' streaming now...


Jun 25, 2024

A LATINA MIAMI WRITER WITH A BITE

Aitch Alberto shares her childhood in Miami while living on the run with her family, releasing her film ‘Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe’, navigating an ever-changing TV/film industry, and how your ‘ugly’ is your superpower!

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Jun 11, 2024

A NUANCED MULTIDIMENSIONAL HILARIOUS F****T LATINX WRITER

Thulio DaSilva shares his childhood as a Brazilian immigrant in Connecticut, experiencing the impact of gun violence following the Sandy Hook Massacre, our time together in The Disruptors TV Fellowship, and writing about queer & undocumented shame.

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May 28, 2024

A SOCIAL CLASS & SCI-FI OBSESSED LATINX WRITER

Angela Treviño shares her childhood experiences as an immigrant from a Mexican border town, switching careers to become a TV writer, how she staffed on 'Kung Fu' on the CW, and divorcing your writing from the outcome!

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May 14, 2024

A REMARKABLE BLACK BORICUA SCREENWRITER & ACTOR

Abi Rich chats about her upbringing in Boston, how 'Twenties' on BET inspired her to pursue a career in TV, writing scripts about characters chasing wealth, and our adventures together during Lena Waithe’s Hillman Grad Mentorship Lab!

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