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Launching VIDA

  • Ashé Cultural Arts Center 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard New Orleans, LA, 70113 United States (map)

February 9, 2019 | 2-4:30 PM

Ashé Cultural Arts Center, 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.                                    

Free and Open to the public | LIBRE

VIDA In New Orleans is a cultural arts platform for Latin American writers, poets, artists, and activists to drive our own stories, celebrate our Latin Legacy, and honor our immigrant community that gave their sweat, labor, and love to our rebirth and reconstruction post-Katrina.  The event is presented by ArteFuturo Productions, and features live music by José Fermin Ceballos, Roberto Carrillo, and RAICES; Nuestras Voces / Our Voices  / Writers & Poets: Gabrielle Garcia-Steib - Rosa Gómez-Herrin - Lila Arnaud, Linett Luna Tovar - Rafael Delgadillo - Marlon Torres. 

It is hosted by José Torres-Tama, and supported in part by the Foundation For Louisiana & Ashé Cultural Arts Center. Visit www.vidainneworleans.orgfor more information.

Earlier Event: February 7
Grantwriting for Beginners
Later Event: February 15
Film screening: "A Quiet Storm"