LIVE CHAT: The Latino Comics Expo y la política de la caricatura

The Museum of Latin American Art is once again partnering with the Latino Comics Expo this year to bring together Latinx artists of all genres and styles together, except this time the weeklong event will be held virtually.

On Tuesday, event co-organizer Ricardo Padilla and event participant, legendary political cartoonist, Lalo Alcaraz spoke about the expo, the importance of representation in the media and the state of political cartooning.

As part of the week-long events, Padilla will be hosting a panel discussion on Wednesday, Sept. 16 with Alcaraz and Mexican cartoonist Gonzalo Rocha in Spanish.

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El Museo de Arte Latinoamericano se está asociando una vez más con Latino Comics Expo este año para reunir a artistas latinos de todos los géneros y estilos, excepto que esta vez el evento de una semana se llevará a cabo virtualmente.

El martes, el co-organizador del evento Ricardo Padilla y el participante del evento, el legendario caricaturista político, Lalo Alcaraz hablaron sobre la expo, la importancia de la representación en los medios y el estado de la caricatura política.

Como parte de los eventos de esta semana, Padilla será el anfitrión de un panel de discusión el miércoles 16 de septiembre con Alcaraz y el dibujante mexicano Gonzalo Rocha en español.

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Stephanie Rivera is the immigration and diversity reporter for the Long Beach Post. After graduating from CSULB with a degree in journalism, Stephanie worked for Patch Latino and City News Service before coming to the Long Beach Post in 2015.
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