Some selected interviews here…
Cited in an article by Don Pittman on the Venezuelan economy on CBC news
Cited in an article on Venezuela by Greg Grandin in The Nation
Interview about global hip hop with French outlet Africultures
Interview about Fidel Castro’s passing on The Wire
Interview about nostalgia in politics on Radio National’s The Drawing Room
Interview on “One to One” with host Sheryl McCarthy
Interview about the Weekly Packet in Cuba for CBC Radio
Interview about Obama’s visit to Cuba on WMNF
Interview about Obama’s visit to Cuba on The Rick Smith Show
Interview about Telecommunications and the Internet in Cuba on The Real News
Interview about Cuba-US relations on Independent Sources, CUNY TV
Interview about US-Cuba thaw on Upfront KPFA
Cited in Slate magazine article about Cuban hip hop
Interviewed by Toby Miller for Cultural Studies podcast
Interview about Venezuela on Upfront KPFA
Cited in article on Venezuela by Greg Grandin in The Nation
Interview about USAID’s Cuban rap strategy on Latin Pulse
Interview about immigration reform and the GOP on The Real News
Interview on CBC’s Spark with Nora Young about Cuba’s underground alternative to the internet
Interview about Cuba on The Real News
Cited by Mauricio Guerrero on Obama’s Cuban policy announcement in Notimex
Interview about Obama’s Cuban policy announcement on the Julianna Forlano Show, WBAI
Interview about USAID and Cuban rappers with Christy Thornton on WBAI
Cited by Elias Groll on USAID and Cuban rappers in Foreign Policy article
Featured in video: JustPublics @ 365
Featured in video: Graduate Center Experts on Immigration: Discussion on Reform
Interview about City Council Bill to provide voting rights to non citizens on NY1’s “Road to City Hall”
Interview about the US embargo against Cuba on MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry show
Cited by Whitney Eulich in Christian Science Monitor article about barrio women and the Venezuelan elections
Interview about Venezuelan elections on NY1’s Pura Politica
Interview about Venezuela on MSNBC’s UP with Chris Hayes
Interview about Venezuela on NTN24
Interview about Venezuela with Russia Today TV network
Cited by Chris Kraul in LA Times article on Venezuela
Interview about Venezuela on KPFA’s Davey-D Show
Interview about Venezuela with San Francisco Public Radio station KALW
Cited by Christopher Arsenault in Al Jazeera English article on Venezuela
Interview on NPR’s “The Takeaway” about global hip hop
Interview about Close to the Edge on the Marc Steiner Show
Personal profile and interview in Indian Link
Interview about Close to the Edge on ABC’s Radio National
Interview about Close to the Edge with Amoeba Music Website
Cited by Dan Berrett in The Chronicle of Higher Education article on hip hop and teaching
Interview about Close to the Edge on The Michael Eric Dyson Show
Interview about Close to the Edge with Boston radio TRGGR Radio 91.1FM
Interview about Close to the Edge with Texas Public Radio station KERA
“Hip-Hop, Global Culture, and Doughnuts.” Interview with Chicago’s Doughnut Vault
Article about Close to the Edge in New York’s Daily News
Interview with Michael Ratner and Michael Smith about Who Can Stop the Drums?, Law and Disorder Radio, WBAI, August 2010.
Video and print interview about Cuban hip hop with Nicole Velasco for Frank 151 magazine
Interview with Sonali Kolhatkar on KPFK’s Uprising Radio about Who Can Stop the Drums?, June 2010.
Who Can Stop the Drums? cited in New York Times article by Simon Romero, “Artists Embellish Walls with Political Visions,” April 11, 2010.
Cited by Christine Armario in CBS News article, “Cuban Salsa Band, Los Van Van Plays Miami,” February 4, 2010.
Interview with Laura Flanders on GRITtv regarding Honduras Coup and Latin America, December 2009.
Interview with Martin Savidge on Worldfocus, online radio show regarding Chávez and Venezuelan politics, February 2009.
Interview with Laura Flanders on GRITtv regarding US/Venezuela conflict, September 2008.
Report by Brooke O’Neill about Cuba Represent! in The University of Chicago Magazine. “Cuban Crescendo: Young rappers raise their voices – and Castro’s government listens,” Mar/Apr ’07, Volume 99, Issue 4.
Interview with The Story on American Public Radio about Cuba Represent!, January 2007