Marcos Carreras

Executive Director and Artistic Director of the Children's Chorus of Springfield

Mr. Marcos Carreras, Executive Director and Artistic Director of the Children’s Chorus of Springfield was Tertulia’s guest on May 17,2015. He spoke about the accomplishments […]

Dr. Heyda Martinez

Counselor on Autism

Dr. Heyda Martinez, counselor on Autism, was my guest on April 20, 2015. We talked about the importance of early detection and intervention as well as other matters related to it.

An Evening of Poetry, Noches de Poesía

Brightwood Branch Library in Springfield hosted An Evening of Poetry, Noches de Poesía on Thursday, April 16,
2015. An evening of bilingual poetry featuring local poets Domingo Burgos, Mayra Rohena, Isabel Marcheselli and Sheldon Alexander.

Ilan Stavans, Professor at Amherst College

Ilan Stavans, Professor at Amherst College was Tertulia’s guest on April 5, 2015. We talked about his most recent book,”Reclaiming Travel” coauthored with Joshua Ellison. We also spoke about his monologue “The Oven”

José González

Renowned guitarist and cuatrista from Puerto Rico, José González and Criollo Clasico Trio performed on Sunday January 25 at the Springfield Public Library.

Jeff Kust

Jeff Kust a clasic guitar recitalist and Puerto Rican cuatro and tiple instrumentalist with the Chicago Cuatro Orchestra performed on January 24 at the White […]

Dr. William A. Dávila

Tertulia’s guest on November 23 was Dr. William A. Dávila, Director of Operations at UMass Center at Springfield. He spoke about the different carees offered at their new center and the new programs coming in the near future.

Ilan Stavans

As part of the celebration of the Hispanic Heritage Month, Tertulia’s guest on October 12,2014 was Ilan Stavans, Lewis-Sebring Professor in Latin American and Latino Culture at Amherst College. Professor Stavans read poetry by Alberto Blanco from Mexico…