Samanta Helou Hernandez | KCET
Samanta Helou Hernandez
Samanta Helou Hernandez is a freelance multimedia journalist covering food, culture, music, and Latinx issues. Her work has been featured in publications such as LA Weekly, Mitú, and Remezcla among others. You can find her work at samantahelou.com.
Post date: 2020-06-23T13:41:26-07:00
Working informally is challenging for birth workers and herbalists, but they are an important part of community care that is lacking within mainstream healthcare systems.
Post date: 2020-01-13T12:06:49-08:00
Many women immigrants are often forced into informal jobs that take advantage of their precarious situation, yet their contributions often go unrecognized and their labor is exploited and undervalued.
Post date: 2019-07-03T17:09:49-07:00
After being criminalized for decades, street vending in Los Angeles has finally gained legitimacy thanks to an active community of fearless street vendors and their allies.
Post date: 2019-01-29T09:03:21-08:00
With no formal art school training, multimedia artist Gabriela Ruiz is creating her own opportunities to forge a path in a famously stratified field.
Post date: 2018-11-19T09:26:03-08:00
An exhibition in Mexico City titled “Bridges in a Time of Walls: Chicano/Mexican-American Art from L.A. to Mexico,” is introducing Mexicans to Chicano and Mexican-American art across generations and practices. We spoke to four participating artists.
Post date: 2018-10-22T11:50:16-07:00
“Bridges in a Time of Walls: Mexican/Chicano Art from Los Angeles to Mexico” is a wide-ranging, multigenerational and rare exhibit of Chicano artwork in Mexico’s capital.