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Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One; Raquel Rivera

Conversaciones con Maria Hinojosa Raquel Rivera SPANISH Textless

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Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One
Raquel Rivera
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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

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Note: Produced for V-Me PBS Spanish Language Channel VeMe program number: 109

Author of New York Ricans from the Hip Hop Zone (Palgrave Macmillan, 2003) and co-editor of the anthology Reggaeton (Duke University Press, 2009). Affiliated Scholar at the Center for Puerto Rican Studies (Hunter College). Freelance journalist. Essay and fiction writer. Singer-songwriter, member of Afro-Boricua music group Alma Moyo. Debut CD as a solo artist released September 2010: Las 7 Salves de La Magdalena / 7 Songs of Praise for The Magdalene.

The focus of the interview was Rivera's writings on hip-hop and reggaeton.

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Talk Show
Tovares, Joseph (Series Producer)
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