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Cesar Chavez Biopic Wins SXSW Audience Prize

Cesar Chavez Biopic Wins SXSW Audience Prize

by Jamilah King on March 17 2014, 1:53PM

Is this a sign of things to come? Maybe.

Topics: Culture

Andre 3000's Jimi Hendrix Biopic to Premiere at SXSW

Andre 3000’s Jimi Hendrix Biopic to Premiere at SXSW

by Jamilah King on February 3 2014, 12:50PM

If you’re not already excited about the film, check out this interview.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

A Tribe Called Red Brings Dubstep Powwows to SXSW

A Tribe Called Red Brings Dubstep Powwows to SXSW

by Jorge Rivas on March 15 2013, 5:25PM

Ottawa based Native Producer/DJ crew A Tribe Called Red will play South by Southwest on Friday and Saturday nights.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Las Cafeteras Bring Activism and (Good!) Music to SXSW [VIDEO] Play

Las Cafeteras Bring Activism and (Good!) Music to SXSW [VIDEO]

by Jorge Rivas on March 14 2013, 11:02AM

Their mission is to learn, share, and practice the beauty, culture and energy of Son Jarocho music for the purpose of building autonomous communities.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW, SXSW

SXSW: Who's Making Money From Their YouTube? Not Black People

SXSW: Who’s Making Money From Their YouTube? Not Black People

by Jorge Rivas on March 11 2013, 2:15PM

YouTube was celebrated as the great equalizer for marginalized groups in the media but the video sharing platform is not that much different than old media.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW, SXSW

12 SXSW Panels, Films and Concerts That Deserve Your Attention

12 SXSW Panels, Films and Concerts That Deserve Your Attention

by Jorge Rivas on March 8 2013, 9:55AM

South by Southwest, the mega-conference for tech, film and music geeks, starts today. Colorlines.com multimedia editor and pop culture blogger Jorge Rivas shares his top picks.

Topics: Arts & Culture, SXSW

SXSW 2012 Highlights: Music, Films, and Talks To Remember

SXSW 2012 Highlights: Music, Films, and Talks To Remember

by Jorge Rivas on March 20 2012, 11:04AM

Jorge Rivas brings you a few highlights from SXSW.

Topics: Arts & Culture, SXSW

‘Homeless Hotspots’ Miss Point on Dignity, Says Head of Street Newspaper Network

by Jorge Rivas on March 14 2012, 1:45PM

The Director of the International Network of Street Papers says the advertising agency behind the homeless hotspot campaign missed the mark on dignity and self-respect.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

After 20 Years SXSW Finally Gets First Official Latino Event

After 20 Years SXSW Finally Gets First Official Latino Event

by Jorge Rivas on March 13 2012, 7:10PM

Throughout the history of South by Southwest Latinos have organized unofficial “meet ups” to convene but after twenty years Latinos finally got an official event at SXSW.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Univision News Interview: Jorge Rivas on Latinos and Social Media at SXSW

by Rebekah Spicuglia on March 13 2012, 4:00PM

Colorlines.com/NOW blogger Jorge Rivas talks Latinos and social media in interview with Univision News at the First Official SXSW Latino event….

Topics: Colorlines Press

Campaign Uses Homeless Katrina Survivor as Wi-Fi Hotspot at SXSW

Campaign Uses Homeless Katrina Survivor as Wi-Fi Hotspot at SXSW

by Jorge Rivas on March 12 2012, 3:30PM

Meet Clarence. He’s homeless and selling wi-fi outside of the bigguest internet innovation conference but doesn’t have access to the internet himself.

Topics: Economy, /NOW

Colorlines.com & ColorOfChange.org Meetup in Austin for SXSW [Photos]

by Jorge Rivas on March 12 2012, 12:42PM

Colorlines.com and ColorOfChange.org host meet and greet in Austin!

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

At SXSW, An Honest Look at a Latina Transgender Bar in Transition

At SXSW, An Honest Look at a Latina Transgender Bar in Transition

by Jamilah King, Jorge Rivas on March 9 2012, 8:49AM

Wu Tsang’s “Wildness” tells the story of one of Los Angeles’s most iconic bars and how its longtime transgender Latina patrons navigate loss, pride, and gentrification.

Topics: Arts & Culture, SXSW

SXSW: Will You Be in Austin? Connect with Colorlines.com

by Jorge Rivas on March 6 2012, 4:12PM

Will you be in Austin next week?

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

From Bussing to Rodney King, L.A.'s Race Politics Created Fishbone

From Bussing to Rodney King, L.A.’s Race Politics Created Fishbone

by Mischa Geracoulis on March 24 2011, 10:28AM

A new documentary brings the afro-punk band’s politics and personalities to life. Mischa Geracoulis spoke with the filmmakers at South by Southwest.

Topics: Arts & Culture, SXSW 2011

SXSW 2011: Smartest Race Thinkers, Best Bands, Tweets to Watch

SXSW 2011: Smartest Race Thinkers, Best Bands, Tweets to Watch

by Jorge Rivas, Jamilah King on March 10 2011, 10:00AM

Whether you’re headed out to Austin or keep track on Twitter, we’ve rounded up the musicians and techies to keep an eye on.

Topics: Arts & Culture, SXSW 2011

Blacks and Latinos Using Twitter to Sound Off, Organize [SXSW VIDEO]

by Jorge Rivas on March 19 2010, 4:02PM

While the digital divide is very real and affects low income and folks of color in negative ways, that doesn’t mean these groups aren’t engaging with emerging social media platforms like Twitter. In a presentation earlier this week at SXSW,…

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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