Ancestral Wisdom: Afro-Latino Memory and Cultural Practices

Cultures & Communities Festival

Sponsored by Kohl's and HYFIN/Radio Milwaukee

Ancestral Wisdom: Afro-Latino Memory and Cultural Practices

Radio Milwaukee - 220 E Pittsburgh Ave, 6:00 PM

Don’t miss this chance to deepen your understanding of the revolutionary potential of memory work to bridge the past, present, and future, preserving the African cultural lineage of Latinos over generations. Experience the living history of Afro-Diasporic cultural expressions as Marquette University’s Dr. Stephanie Rivera Berruz guides a panel of arts practitioners who explore how indigenous traditions evolve while staying rooted in their origins.

Community Partners: LUNA, Lush Popcorn,


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Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to entertaining, educating, and engaging our community through cinematic experiences. We operate the magnificent Oriental Theatre, a historic cinema palace committed to high-quality and accessible film and education programming. Since 2009, the annual Milwaukee Film Festival has brought together film fans and filmmakers to celebrate the power of cinema. Our education programs and Cultures & Communities platform provide avenues toward making our community a more empathetic and equitable place for everyone to live.

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