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Advocate of the Loisaida Streets: The Activist Legacy of Tato Laviera

April 20, 2023 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Thursday, April 20th at 7pm

City Lore (56 E 1st Street, New York, NY 10003)

$10 Admissions, All proceeds from ticket sales go to the Tato Laviera Foundation

Nuyorican poet pioneer Tato Laviera is well-known for his artistic contribution to the literary canon, but Tato really got his start working for various community organizations on the Lower East Side where he championed his Loisaida family.

This program will feature a screening of CENTRO’s documentary, AmeRican, directed by Vivian Hernandez-Ortiz, followed by a discussion with artists and activists who worked with Tato.

In partnership with the Tato Laviera Foundation, the Loisaida Center and CENTRO.


City Lore
Tato Laviera Foundation
The Loisaida Inc. Center


City Lore
56 East 1st Street
New York, NY 10003 United States
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