Dr. Erika Abad: Profesora, Writer, Fangirl and Nerd
This week we welcome Dr. Erika Abad and learn about her passion for teaching, writing, social justice and art. We get into the importance of murals as public art for the Latinx community, the complexities of representation in media and so much more! Show Notes: Dr. Abad on Latinos Who Lunch Podcast The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art Brent Holmes Lance Smith Women of Color Festival Anita Revilla Family Reunion They Ready Mangos and Mistletoe by Adriana Herrera Support for this podcast and the exhibitions at the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is provided by the WESTAF Regional Arts Resilience Fund, a relief grant developed in partnership with The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support arts organizations in the 13-state western region during the COVID-19 pandemic. Additional programs are funded in part with support from Nevada Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities. The Art People Podcast is edited and produced by Justin Favela (@favyfav). Music by Mike McDonald. Follow us on social media @artpeoplepod and visit artpeoplepod.com for more episodes.