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Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One; Ana Castillo


La Plaza: Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One Ana Castillo 1/29/2011 #3003

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Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One
Ana Castillo
Program Number

202; 3003

Series Description

Series Premiere May 1, 2007 The series ran for 5 seasons and ended in 2012.

La Plaza, the Latino Production Unit of WGBH Boston, presents the new series Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One, a provocative in-depth talk show featuring America's foremost Latino thinkers, artists, writers, and opinion leaders. Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One will premiere on WGBH and air on public television stations across the United States. A separate version of the episodes, in which the interview is conducted in Spanish, will run on V-me, a Spanish language digital public television service.

Hinojosa is an award-winning journalist and author, and the managing editor and host of public radio's Latino USA. A seasoned journalist with more than 25 years of experience, Hinojosa is also the senior correspondent for the Emmy Award-winning PBS newsmagazine NOW with David Brancaccio.

The executive producer of Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One is Joseph Tovares. Patricia Alvarado Núñez is the producer.

Conversaciones con Maria Hinojosa is the Spanish-language version of Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One. It features interviews with prominent Latino artists, writers, activists and civic leaders. The first season aired on V-me, the Spanish-language digital PBS channel. Series release date: 5/1/2007

Program Description

Ana Castillo is one of the country's most prominent Chicana writers.

This staunchly feminist poet, novelist, columnist, and essayist has an extensive list of acclaimed work, including The Mixquiahuala Letters, So Far from God, and Massacre of the Dreamers: Essays on Xicanisma. In this wide-ranging, in-depth conversation, Castillo talks about her own evolving identity, the U.S.- Mexican border, and her latest novel, The Guardians.

NOTE: The 2XX program number refers to the APT number for Maria Hinojosa series. The 30XX program number refers to the WGBH number for the Maria Hinojosa series as a continuation of La Plaza.

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Broadcast program

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Talk Show
Tovares, Joseph (Series Producer)
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