West Side Story: Why Now?

Dec 9, 2021
6:09 PM

This Friday, December 10, the remake of West Side Story from Stephen Spielberg will hit theaters nationwide. For this episode of Latino Rebels Radio, host Julio Ricardo Varela welcomes Erica González Martínez and Frances Negrón Muntaner, two guests who are part of a new series from the Women’s Media Center called “Latinas are not in love with West Side Story. Here’s why.”

Featured image: This image released by 20th Century Studios shows Ariana DeBose as Anita, foreground left, and David Alvarez as Bernardo in “West Side Story.” (Niko Tavernise/20th Century Studios via AP)

Latino Rebels Radio is produced by Oscar Fernández of the Latino Media Collective.

Music courtesy of La Plebe.