Representing at New York’s Afro-Latino Festival

Storify by Christian Hernandez and Senait Gebregiorgis

The summer festival celebrates people of African descent from Latin America and the Caribbean. Local and international artists, entrepreneurs and community leaders attend the annual event to highlights accomplishments and issues important to the Afro-Latino community. A series of panels (AfroLatin talks) were held in Harlem’s Schomburg Center on Friday to discuss various social and economic topics.

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