hispanic heritage month

Courtesy / Hispanic Women's Organization of Arkansas

We have just a bit more from a penel discussion conducted last week a the annual Hispanic Women's Organization of Arkansas conference. Kymara Seals, the policy director for Arkansas Public Policy Panel, and Arkansas Secretary of State John Thurston, talk about voting and elections.

Courtesy / Hispanic Women's Organization of Arkansas

Last week's annual Hispanic Women's Organization of Arkansas conference included a discussion about legislative redistricting. Arkansas Secretary of State John Thurston and Kymara Seals, the policy director for Arkansas Public Policy panel, had a conversation about the reasons for, and importance for, the every-ten-year process.

Sound Perimeter: Latinidad

Oct 7, 2021
Secretaría de Cultura de la Ciudad de México / Flickr

University of Arkansas music professor Lia Uribe this week continues to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with selections from Cuban and Mexican composers. We hear selections from Silvana Estrada, Gabriela Ortiz and Tania Léon, with performances by Kronos Quartet, and Nancy Belmont and Mika Sasaki.

Launching SONA Beyond

Sep 28, 2021
Courtesy / Symphony Orchestra of Northwest Arkansas

Today we conclude our preview of the first SONA Beyond concert scheduled for Saturday night (with a 4:30 preview event at the library's Gathering Glade) at the Fayetteville Public Library.

National Hispanic Heritage Month is the period from September 15 to October 15 in the United States, when people recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States and celebrate the group's heritage and culture. To help us celebrate, we hear from Heather Hinds - Spanish Instructor at the U-of-A - talking about a film festival beginning tomorrow.