Live from El Bronx: A Latino Rebels Radio Special Event on October 26

Oct 7, 2016
8:19 AM


Rebeldes in El Bronx: This October 26, it’s time to enjoy a historic digital media event.

audioBoom and The New York Public Library Present: 

Live from El Bronx: A Latino Rebels Radio Special Event 

For the first time, #LatinoRebelsRadio will record their weekly podcast in front of a live audience.

The live October 26 event will include a discussion about the Puerto Rican community in the Bronx and in NYC. What does the future hold for our community in the borough? This conversation will explore our history, the context(s) of the newly coined label of “piano district,” other topics around neighborhood gentrification and the arts.

You have the chance to be there! Visit this Eventbrite page and reserve your seat.

Hosted by: Julio Ricardo Varela, Host of Latino Rebels Radio

Our panel of experts includes:
Melissa Mark Viverito

Melissa Mark Viverito, 
Speaker of the New York City Council @MMViverito

Charlie Vázquez, Author, Consultant and Director of the Bronx Writers Center @charlievazquez



Liza Colón-Zayas, Award-winning Actress and playwright (Between the Riverside and Crazy, Dexter) @nycbatwife 


Bill Aguado, Interim Executive Director at En Foco @billaguado


Ramon Da Silva, Reference Librarian

JOIN US: Come over to the Bronx Library Center and participate in this lively conversation. Space is limited so all attendees must RSVP.

Doors open at 6:00pm.
Latino Rebels Radio is a live podcast every Sunday at 10:00 pm EST discussing current news, engaging in political humor, facilitating social commentary and providing an analysis of the US Latino world. Hosted by Julio Ricardo Varela and Sharis Delgadillo. Produced by Christian Henriquez. Distributed by audioBoom. Twitter: @latinorebels

Media Sponsor:
audioBoom is the leading spoken-word audio platform for hosting, distributing and monetizing content. The platform receives over 35 million listens per month and allows audio producers to share their content via iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Facebook, Twitter, as well as their own websites and mobile apps. Twitter: @audioBoom.