Sarah Jones on TED 2 loves combined

My friend Jamie Aguirre  who you can visit here and here posted this wonderful  Sarah Jones video for TED on my facebook page. Jones asks to what extent do we self construct? I feel like a little kid in a candy store, really, I do. Here is another Sarah Jones video. Have I mentioned how…

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Ga Bless you Ma

From the Vanessa Hidary the Hebrew Mamita UPDATE: this post generated these responses RIO YANEZ: El Rio’s got The Hebrew Mamita’s back in the Bay Area, f’sho! Hidary’s ability to discuss her Jewish identity and experiences while talkin’ hella mad shit is amazing. She’s a kindred spirit to my Ghetto Frida project. After watching the…

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ongoing intertextual exchange

The other day I posted a link on facebook to an article by Kevin Kelly on vizual literacy. Both Eric Repice and Eliyahu Enriquez responded to this post, and Eliyahu wrote a post about this exchange on his blog…. The following is a repost of Eliyahu’s post Vizual Literacy RT/Hat Tip @mayaescobar Tools for Vizuality Excerpt…

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Dancing with Matisyahu

a little comedic relief in the middle of thesis writing. you too can dance with matis, other choices involve: jumping out of a plane, becoming a super hero, staring in a fairy tale, or being the hottest toy. I give him mad props for being such a skilled promoter check him out on twitter @matisyahu

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Maya Escobar Paint 4 Peace on ABC 7 News

I just re-uploaded a better quality of this video to youtube, check it out if you missed it before…. Clip from ABC7’s “The N Beat,” With Host Theresa Gutierrez back in 2002 Paint 4 Peace is a non-profit organization comprised of artists and activists who strive to create a culture of peace, fortify communities, and…

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