Watch films on Cuban black female artists – by Juanamaria Cordones-Cook, 2-30 October, online

Cuban Women of the African Diaspora – Inspirations for Change

A series of films by Juanamaria Cordones-Cook, presenting some of the most distinguished Cuban women of the African Diaspora.  Every Sunday evening in October at 8 pm Eastern US time. Presented by Hothouse Global, Chicago.

Poets Nancy Morejón and Georgina Herrera, author and  researcher Gisela Arandia,  graphic artist Belkys Ayón and playwright and director Fátima Patterson, — all are conscious explorers of the experience of  Afro-descendant women of Cuba.

5 programs, on Oct 2,9,16, 23, 30 (Sunday evenings.)  5PM Pacific, 8PM Eastern

Presented Online via Hothouse

Films in this series – all with English subtitles

Belkis Ayón: Grabado de desasosiego  Oct 2

Cimarroneando con G.H & Gisela Arandia: Intelectualidad negra después de 1959  Oct 9

Georgina Herrera: mujer, negra y pobre     Oct 16

Fátima Patterson: Raza género y teatro      Oct 23

Nancy Morejón: Paisajes célebres                Oct 30

All are by Filmmaker & director Juanamaría Cordones-Cook

The program will stream on 3 platforms and each program will be up for 24 hrs.

1. YouTube






2. Facebook

3. Twitch