Hector Santiago: “Atlanta is the food mecca of the South “

This episode of Hybrid Atlanta features Hector Santiago, the celebrated Puerto Rican chef and owner of El Super Pan. He talks about Latin American cuisine, his experience in Top Chef, the role of celebrity chefs in today’s culture, and why a good “chicharron” is the most delicious food in the world. Hybrid Atlanta is a video series of interviews with local artists and creatives whose … Continue reading Hector Santiago: “Atlanta is the food mecca of the South “

10 Online Latin American Satiric Shows You Need to Watch

Satire, a humorous attack or criticism aimed at political leaders, celebrities, institutions or the media, has had a global resurgence during the past decades. In the United States, The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Last Week Tonight with Jon Oliver and Full Frontal with Samantha Bee became some of the most influential political shows on cable TV. While all of these shows have a strong … Continue reading 10 Online Latin American Satiric Shows You Need to Watch

Polivision Podcast S1 / E3: Feminist satire and digital humor in Latin America

This episode of Polivision, a podcast about Latin(o) American popular culture, is about feminist satire and digital humor in Latin America, highlighting the case of Malena Pichot (Argentina), la Pulla (Colombia), Las Igualadas (Colombia), Chumel Torres (Mexico), and Enchufe.tv (Ecuador). Hosted by Paul Alonso, a Peruvian journalist and professor at Georgia Tech, and Rachel Jinx, a student of international affairs and Spanish. Produced by Lauren … Continue reading Polivision Podcast S1 / E3: Feminist satire and digital humor in Latin America

Maritza Nuñez: “I sing to people that have spit in my face”

This episode of Hybrid Atlanta Features Maritza Nuñez, the lead singer of the punk rock band Bitter. She speaks about her Mexican background, singing songs in Spanish, and how to stop being angry all the time. Hybrid Atlanta is a video series of interviews with local artists and creatives whose work establishes a dialogue with Latinx and global cultures. Created by Paul Alonso, it is … Continue reading Maritza Nuñez: “I sing to people that have spit in my face”

Polivision Podcast S1 E2 / Satiric TV in Latin America

This episode of Polivision, a podcast about Latin(o) American popular culture, is about satiric tv shows in Latin America, focusing on the cases of Brozo (Mexico), Jaime Bayly (Perú), and Capusotto (Argentina). Hosted by Paul Alonso, a Peruvian journalist and professor at Georgia Tech, and Rachel Jinx, a student of international affairs and Spanish. Produced by Lauren Neefe. Recorded at WREK. This episode features music … Continue reading Polivision Podcast S1 E2 / Satiric TV in Latin America

Jesse Pratt López: “Trans bodies are often objectified”

This episode of Hybrid Atlanta features Jesse Pratt Lopez, a photographer and activist for trans Latinx rights. She talks about social justice, trans-fetishization, and the challenges for the queer community in Atlanta. Hybrid Atlanta is a video series of interviews with local artists and creatives whose work establishes a dialogue with Latinx and global cultures. Created by Paul Alonso, it is produced by Polivision, a … Continue reading Jesse Pratt López: “Trans bodies are often objectified”

Polivision Podcast S1 E1 / Satire in the Trump era

The first episode of Polivision, a podcast about Latin(o) American popular culture, is about humor and satire in the Americas from 9/11 to the Trump era. Hosted by Paul Alonso, a Peruvian journalist and professor at Georgia Tech, and Rachel Jinx, a student of international affairs and Spanish. Produced by Lauren Neefe. Recorded at WREK. This episode features music by Spleen-Musical and Garnavutka. Polivision is … Continue reading Polivision Podcast S1 E1 / Satire in the Trump era