A proposed memorial to the Sleepy Lagoon killing and trial of 1942 by Sandra de la Loza and Arturo Ernesto Romo. | Courtesy of Sandra de la Loza and Arturo Ernesto Romo

Re-Thinking Modern-Day Monuments

Artists and activists Sandra de la Loza, Joel Garcia and Mercedes Dorama contemplate the true nature of monuments and how they can best reflect the communities they're in. Can living trees be considered monuments, rather than putting up sculptures of historical figures that have questionable legacies on this nation's history?

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Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra N.Y.E.L.A.

Join Mekala Session and the "Ark" as they ring in the new year with a musical celebration in downtown's Grand Park. Honoring the work of Horace Tapscott amongst other musical legends, the Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra is a multi-generational band that brings together the legacy of jazz music in Los Angeles. 

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A Tribute to Linda Ronstadt at The Soraya

Aída Cuevas, La Marisoul, Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar and special guest David Hidalgo from Los Lobos pay tribute to the legend Linda Ronstadt. Enjoy a duet of “Rogaciano el Huapanguero” with Aída Cuevas and La Marisoul,  and “Somewhere out There” with La Marisoul and David Hidalgo.  Additional performances include “Por Un Amor,” “Los Laureles,” “You’re No Good,” “Silver Thread and Golden Needles” and many more. Aída Cuevas and La Marisoul will share their experiences on the Soraya stage and Ronstadt’s influence on their musical journey.

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