Boricua College hosts the screening of Wordmade, a documentary film directed by Fabian Caballero and Yolanda L. Rodríguez. It will be screened on Thursday, November 13, 2014, 7:00-8:30pm at Boricua College, Bronx Campus-Gallery-First Floor (Bronx, New York). The film will be followed by a panel discussion with Latanya DeVaughn, Dr. Nancy Mercado, and Dr. Myrna Nieves among others.
Description: Wordmade (produced and directed by Fabian Caballero and Yolanda L. Rodríguez) is a documentary that explores the life stories of Latino poets living in New York and how poetry/language influenced their identities as activists and community builders, inspiring a new generation or wordmade poets. Wordmade features the stories of Jesus Papoleto Melendez, Myrna Nieves, Papo Swiggity Santiago, Advocate of Wordz and John Chance Acevedo.
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