Emmy Award nominations

Finally! Historic Latino representation in the 2021 Emmy Award nominations 

Yesterday, the 73rd Primetime Emmy Award nominations were announced, recognizing six Latino artists for their groundbreaking performances in the past year. 

“In the Heights” colorism controversy and why accurate representation is important

Recently, the newly released film adaption of Lin Manuel Miranda’s Broadway musical--In the Heights--has received some controversy regarding the film’s casting choices and lack of dark-skinned Afro-Latinx actors, with critics citing colorism as the root cause of the inaccurate representation of the historic NYC neighborhood.