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This edition: Episodio #24: Donna DeCesare, Alejandro Luna, Llorraine Cortés Vázquez, Colectivo Mal de Ojo TV.

Episode Details

Original tape date: November 6, 2007.

(In Spanish with English subtitles) 

En este episodio empezamos acompañando a Donna DeCesare que se dirige a su estudio fotográfico en Manhattan, ella es una reconocida fotógrafa Norteamericana, que tiene un basto trabajo en varios países de América Latina.  Después vamos a Brooklyn, a la casa de Carmen Boullosa donde nos presentará al reconocido escenógrafo mexicano Alejandro Luna, quien es además padre del famoso actor Diego Luna.  Y desde Brooklyn, nos vamos al Bajo Manhattan donde Patricio Lerzundi conversará con Lorraine Cortes-Vazquez, la primera Latina que ocupa el cargo de Secretaria de Estado en Nueva York.  Y finalmente vamos a la 5ta Avenida, al Centro Graduado de CUNY, a conocer a Damián López cineasta mexicano integrante del Colectivo Mal de Ojo, que vino a esta ciudad a presentar el documental “Compromiso Cumplido” sobre el actual conflicto político en Oaxaca, México.
 
 In this episode, we start by going with Donna DeCesare to a photo studio in Manhattan to get her exhibit ready. She's a renowned North-American photographer whose work is about many countries in Latin America.  Later on, we'll go to Brooklyn, to Carmen Boullosa's house where she'll introduce us to set designer Alejandro Luna who's also the father of famous actor Diego Luna.    Then we'll go to lower Manhattan where Patricio Lerzundi talks with Lorraine Cortés-Vázquez, the first Latina woman to become Secretary of State in New York.  Last, we'll go to Fifth Avenue to the CUNY Graduate Center to interview Damián López Mexican filmmaker, member of "Mal de Ojo TV" who came to this city to present the documentary "True to My Pledge" about the political conflict in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Guest List

Carmen Boullosa Distinguished Lecturer, City College/CUNY

Lorraine Cortés-Vásquez Secretary of State of New York

Donna DeCesare Fotógrafa/Profesora Asistente, Escuela de Periodismo, Universidad de Texas

Damián López Colectivo de cine y video Mal de Ojo TV

Prof. Patricio Lerzundi Chair of the Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Department (JCT) at Lehman College

Alejandro Luna Escenógrafo/Arquitecto

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