Welcome to Hispanic Lifestyle, I’m your host Richard Sandoval and in this edition: We begin our two part series meeting with Latino Artists and writers.
Words and images are the focus of this edition of Hispanic Lifestyle.
SEGMENT: Armando Cepeda
Our first segment begins with a profile of artist Armando Cepeda.
We met up with Armando at the Latino Book and Family Festival held on the campus of Cal State Los Angeles. We began our conversation by asking the artist why he was participating in the annual festival.
Armando shared with us his inspiration in developing his skills as an artist?
Armando goes on to explain his passion for students to become better artists.
We finish up our conversation with Armando by asking about his future plans.
SEGMENT: Margo Candela
In this segment we catch up with author Margo Candela. The writer was on her way to participate with other Latinas authors on panel discussion to talk about her latest novel.
We end this segment with a brief reading from Margo’s novel “More Than This”.
SEGMENT: Danny Boy
In our next segment we meet the writer known as Danny Boy.
Danny is a self published author and physical trainer who’s debut effort is the book Mi Revolucion. We asked Danny if he plans to pursue writing as a full time career.
We asked Danny to share details about his book?
Danny gave us insights into publishing his first book and the experience of exhibiting his work at the Latino Book and Family Festival?
We conclude this segment with Danny by asking what his next steps are as a writer?
SEGMENT: José Galvez
Our program moves on to a conversation with award winning photographer Jose Galvez.
We begin our profile with Jose talking about his style and professional career.
We asked Jose about his trademark style and his process in capturing that special moment with a camera.
Jose talks about his current projects.
Jose finished on our conversation by talking about the work he is doing in North Carolina.
SEGMENT: Susan Orosco
In our last segment we meet with author, Susan Orosco. Susan was raised in Toledo Ohio but now resides in Southern California. We asked how this transition inspired her book Latino Power.
Susan shared with Hispanic Lifestyle why her book Latino Power in an important to read.
We finish our segment with Susan by asking about the steps she goes through to market herself?
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