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- Essays on Growing Up Latino and Celebrating What Unites Us
- By: LeJuan James
- Narrated by: LeJuan James
- Length: 5 hrs and 29 mins
LeJuan James loves being Hispanic. But growing up in the US to immigrant parents, he quickly noticed their house rules and traditions didn’t always match up with his friends’. The result was a lifetime of laugh-out-loud relatable content for his videos. Definitely Hispanic is a collection of heartfelt memoiristic essays that explores the themes LeJuan touches upon in his videos and celebrates the values and traditions being kept alive by Hispanic parents raising US-born children.
- By Maria Tirado on 06-06-19
I laughed and I cried and relived moments...
It was like reliving excerpts from my youth! So proud of this fellow latino and his accomplishments this far! Sigue palante!
- By: Melinda Lopez
- Narrated by: Melinda Lopez
- Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
- Original Recording
An utterly unsentimental journey toward the end of life, Mala is an irreverent exploration of how we live, cope, and survive in the moment. Grounded in Lopez’s distinctive emotional language and sharp humor, this powerful one-woman show dances between doctors and urgent 911 calls, a mother’s growing frailty, and a daughter’s quest for grace - all set during an epic Boston winter. Rather than depict a “right way”, the play opens the door for our universal struggle to support those we love in dying, especially when all we’ve ever focused on is surviving.
Hardest thing to do
- By Christy on 02-03-19
it was like listening to the story of my Cuban Papi! I love him so much but he was VERY Cuban and stubborn and strong and proud - all rhruout his life and even as he passed. Recommend not finishing this in public unless you dont care who sees you crying!