culture

  Eddie Juarez 
Music Promoter in SLC with musical guest Daniel Simplee Alacran from Caballeros del Plan G 

Cada Domingo - Laila Villanueva

Aug 18, 2019

Laila Villanueva 
Executive Director 
Artes de Mexico en Utah 

We introduced Laila Villanueva, the new Executive Director with AMU, the organization's mission and we will discuss the programs and services that this organization offers such as the podcast "Nuevas Voces" podcast, the art exhibitions, the Sor Juana Prize for prose and poems in Spanish, and much more!

Eddie Juarez & Esmirna Campos with Musical guests Togwi & Poetic Ryder

We chat with artists Togwi and Poetic Ryder about Mexican Rap, its history, themes of pride in community, and identity. We also discuss the effects and response to discrimination, and how it affects the perceptions by law enforcement and potential employers, central themes of the video Somos de Barrio. With over a million views, Somos de Barrio hits with its message of pride in one's own neighborhood, discrimination, and anti-corruption.

Cada Domingo - Joél Lehí Organista

Jun 30, 2019

Joél-Léhi OrganistaVice President of Youth 801 215-9284JLOrganista@lulac.orghttps://lulac.org/801-906-9579 

We discussed the role LULAC plays on improving the economic status, educational attainment, political influence, housing issues, health, and civil rights of Hispanic Americans through community-based programs that operate on more than 1,000 LULAC councils nationwide. The organization involves and serves all groups of Hispanic nationality.

Cada Domingo - Dirk Gootjes

May 19, 2019

Dirk Gootjes
Latino Community Affairs Coordinator
Park City High School

We discuss the event "Tradiciones Mexicanas" at the Ecker Hill Middle School in their Auditorium. The event includes folkloric dance, music, songs and poetry. 

After seeing through a year-long process to strengthen the arts and culture county-wide, the executive director of the Park City Summit County Arts Council Hadley Dynak is leaving. 

Dynak has spent 2 years leading the local arts council. In an email sent to supporters of the organization, Dynak says she and her family have decided to return to the Bay Area where they lived prior to moving to Park City in 2013.

Mountain Money - August 25, 2014

Aug 25, 2014

It's back to business on this episode of KPCW's Mountain Money; hosts Larry Warren and Doug Wells welcomed author Erin Meyer to discuss her book The Culture Map: Breaking Through The Invisible Boundaries Of Global Business. She talked about language and culture while doing business in connected world. Hilary Reiter of Redhead Marketing also joined the show to talk about her firm's new office in New York City and how that ties in with her work here in Park City.