Nov 05, 2021

OPEN BxRx | November 5th, 2021

OPEN BxRx Host, Rhina Valentin speaks to Garifuna/Afro-Latino Author and Activist, José Francisco Ávila about his newest memoir Pan-Garifuna Afro-Latino Power of Pride: My Quest for Racial, Ancestral, Ethnic and Cultural Identity. After that, she is joined by Co-Directors, Jaclyn Reyes, Diana Diroy and Composer Will Simbol to discuss We Are They, a documentary highlighting the COVID-19 crisis through music and dance informed by traditions from the Philippines.Then, she sits down with Festival Director, Xavier Santiago and Filmmaker, Diana Quiñones Rivera to discuss the different films featured in the 11th Annual International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival. Bobby C gives the latest in sports and lastly Musical Artist, Indigo Prodigy joins the show as this week's OPEN Artist Spotlight. ______ For more information on BronxNet visit us at https://bronxnet.org/ Follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/BronxNetTV Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BronxnetTV Follow us on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/bronxnettv Follow us on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/bronxnet-community-television

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