Tag: immigration

 

Shelter/Refugio

Shelter/Refugio Exhibition Jun 2 – Aug 13, 2017 The history of the United States has been one of migration, of refuge and shelter. To commemorate this, in 1885, famed author Emma Lazarus dedicated her poem “The New Colossus” to the Statue of Liberty raised on Ellis Island that same year: a towering emblem of freedom […]

PLACAS: The Most Dangerous Tattoo (2012)

A play by Paul S. Flores, developed with & directed by Michael John Garcés Starring Ricardo Salinas of Culture Clash October 5—14, 2012 Placas is a stage drama about family, transformation and redemption that focuses on a former Salvadorean gang member in the barrio of San Francisco trying to reclaim his family while letting go […]