Culture2021-07-30T11:22:50-04:00

DJ Oscar Nñ on Honduran Identity, Buoyant Desires, and Inclusive QTPOC Spaces

Culture|SH*TS N GIGS 

DJ Oscar Nñ on Honduran Identity, Buoyant Desires, and Inclusive QTPOC Spaces

Oscar Nñ is a Honduran American creative, Brooklyn-based DJ, and a co-founder of Papi Juice, an NYC art collective that aims to affirm and celebrate the lives of queer and trans people of color. Oscar sat down with Latina’s Alissa Lopez Serfozo at Papi Juice’s studio in Bed Stuy to [...]

Jodosky Champions Body Positivity with “Quien Dijo Que Los Gordos No Perrean?”

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Jodosky Champions Body Positivity with “Quien Dijo Que Los Gordos No Perrean?”

Puerto Rican rapper-producer Jodosky, praised for his old-school take on reggaetón, champions body positivity in his new track encouraging plus sized people to feel sexy and confident in their own bodies by dancing reggaetón. His single, “Quien Dijo Que Los Gordos No Perrean?” comes out Friday, July 23 and Latina [...]

SXSW Award Winner Nuevo Rico’s Psychedelic Visions of Latinx Futurism

Culture|FILM 

SXSW Award Winner Nuevo Rico’s Psychedelic Visions of Latinx Futurism

Puerto Rican Filmmaker Kristian Mercado Figueroa sat down with Alissa Lopez Serfozo to discuss his new short animated film, “Nuevo Rico,” which recently won a jury award at the SXSW film festival. Conceived as a piece of Latinx Futurism, the dystopian short is rendered in a vibrant vapor-wave palette of [...]