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En Casa con LA Plaza: Past Sessions

Tasting Baja’s New Reality with Pedro Poncelis Jr and Gil Gutierrez | Friday, November 20 | 7pm PST

Hostile Terrain 94: The Undocumented Immigrant Project

Toasted Coconut Horchata with Esteban Castillo, Author of Chicano Eats | Monday, November 16

Empanadas de Manzana with Eliceo Lara, Baker Extraordinaire | Saturday, November 14

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with Lalo Alcaraz | Friday, November 13 | 7pm PST

Voices of Latino Vietnam Veterans with Tomás Summers Sandoval, Tom Sandoval and Manuel Sandoval | Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Travel Tips to Aztlan: 25 Years of Música Alternativa with Mark Torres, Radio Journalist 
Friday, November 6

El Circo Anahuac: An Aztec Opera Revisited with Maria Elena Yepes, Librettist; David Reyes, Composer; Dr. Steven Loza, Director and cast & crew | Wednesday, November 4

Vegan Sugar Skulls with Melissa Martinez, Vegancitas  | Monday, November 2

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Dolores Huerta | Friday, October 30

Decisión 2020 Election Roundtable – Moderated by Mirthala Salinas, EstrellaTV with Luis Alvarado, Hernán Molina & Héctor Sánchez Barba | Wednesday, October 28

Día de los Muertos Enmoladas with Maite Gómez-Rejón, ArtBites | Monday, October 26

The Impact of COVID-19 on Latinos: The Way Forward with Dr. David E. Hayes-Bautista, Dr. Yohualli B. Anaya, Dr. Laura E. Martinez. Moderated by Giselle Hernandez | Monday, October 26

Pop-Up Magazine: Tales of Fearless Creativity with José Vadi & Alejandra Vasquez| Friday, October 23

Choosing Chicano Studies at Cerritos College | Wednesday, October 22

Mexican-American History Makers with Dan Guerrero, Actor/Director/Producer | Tuesday, October 20

Soyrizo Empanadas with Reina Prado, Owner & Baker, Good Mexican Girl | Monday, October 19

San Miguel and his Tres Hosted by Betto Arcos, Independent Music Journalist | October 9

California’s Proposition 16: Equal Opportunities For All with Thomas Saenz, President and General Counsel of MALDEF | Wednesday, October 7

Enfrijoladas & Pineapple Agua Fresca with Lola Dweck, Lola’s Cocina | Monday, October 5

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Gregory Nava
Friday, October 2 | 7pm PDT

El Día Nacional del Bracero con Baldomero Capíz, Presidente, Union Bi-nacional de Ex-Braceros de 1942 

El Vegetarian Taco and Cilantro Pesto with Pablo Ricardo Vega, Moderno Cocina | Monday, September 28

Home and Community: Musical Traditions with The Quetzal Family Trio  | Friday, September 25 

Carlos Almaraz: Evolution of Form | An Intimate Walkthrough with Elsa Flores Almaraz | Wednesday, September 23

Mexican-American History Makers with Armando Durón and Julio Vallejo
Tuesday, September 22 | 7pm 

Polvorones Tricolor Baking Demonstration with Eliceo Lara
Monday, September 21 | 3pm 

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Marga Gomez | Friday, September 18

The Independence of Mexico: 210 Years of Heritage Between Two Nations | Wednesday, September 16

Filet Mignon Steak Tacos with Barbara “Sky” Burrell from Sky’s Gourmet Tacos | Monday, September 14

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Suzanna Guzman  | Friday, September 4

Going Virtual: Hola México Film Festival with Samuel Douek, founder & director  | Thursday, September 3

Chicano Moratorium Aftermath: Four Community Forces 
Willie Herrón, Jesse Velo, Margarita Cuarón, & MaríaEléna Yepes, moderated by Esperanza Sanchez | September 2, 2020

Carrot Tacos with Tomatillo Salsa with Lesley Tellez, Journalist and Author Monday, August 31

Inside the Chicano Moratorium: 50 Years Later with Rosalio Muñoz, Activist and Writer | Saturday, August 29

Songs of the Chicano Moratorium with Agustín Gurza, Writer and Editor | Friday, August 28

Papeles Tradicionales with Mario A. Hernández, LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes |
Wednesday, August 26

Mexican-American History Makers with Nancy de los Santos, writer, producer & director and Marissa López, UCLA Professor | Tuesday, August 25

Shrimp & Avocado Salad & a Mango Margarita w/Lucy Thompson-Ramirez, Pez Cantina | Monday, August 24

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Alberto B. Mendoza, Founder, Honor 41 and Executive Director, National Association of Hispanic Journalists | Friday, August 21

Collecting Community History with Tyree Boyd-Pate, Britt Campbell, Harry Gamboa Jr. & Esperanza Sanchez | Wednesday, August 19 

New Mexico Hatch Green Chile Rellenos with John Rivera Sedlar | Monday, August 17

Recetario para la memoria: Demostración de cocina with Las Rastreadoras del Fuerte | Friday, August 14

Gaby Moreno: A Singular Voice of Latin Soul, Hosted by Betto Arcos, Independent Music Journalist | Wednesday, August 12

Margaritas y Palomas with Maite Gómez-Rejón, ArtBites

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Edward James Olmos | Friday, August 7, 2020

Posada’s Literary Calaveras with Dr. Gloria Arjona, Lecturer, Entertainer and Author | Wednesday, August 5

Breakfast Molletes and Agua Fresca with Lola Dweck, Lola’s Cocina | Monday, August 3

Mexican American Art Pop with Nancy Sanchez, Singer/Songwriter | Friday, July 31

When Community Creates Exhibitions: The Making of afroLAtinidad: mi casa, my city |
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Mexican American History Maker: Ana Valdez, Executive President, Latino Donor Collaborative | July 28, 2020

Pork Empanada Cooking Demonstration with Andrea Borgen Abdallah, barcito
| July 27, 2020

West Coast Chicano Soul with Frankie Firme, | June 24, 2020

Documenting a Desert Angel w/Vincent DeLuca, filmmaker & Rafael Larraenza, Los Angeles del Desierto

Caldo de Nopales (en Español) con Alfonso Martinez, Ponchos Tlayuda

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Vikki Carr: A Special Birthday Salute

El Son de la Nueva Generación: Creating New Music with Traditional Mexican Instruments

Undocutales: Queer Immigrants in LA with Armando Ibañez and Xavier Mejia

A Taste of Mezcal with Jaime Mateo from Los Javis | July 13, 2020

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Bel Hernandez | Friday, July 10, 2020

The Personal is Political: My Barrio Story with Dr. Álvaro Huerta, Associate Professor, California State Polytechnic University | July 9, 2020

Mexican Herbs and Spices with Maite Gómez-Rejón, ArtBites | July 6, 2020

Salsas de Molcajete Cooking Demonstration with Oscar Ochoa, El Machete 1924

Queerentena & Soul: Reclaiming Collective Joy and Authenticity | June 28, 2020

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Nicholas Gonzalez | Friday, June 26

Documenting Afro-Mexicanos with Ebony Bailey, Filmmaker and Photographer | Wednesday, June 24


Tortitas en Cazuela Cooking Demonstration w/Dora Herrera, Yuca’s | Monday, June 22, 2020

Wines of the Guadalupe Valley with Pedro D’ Poncelis and Gil Gutierrez Baja Wines | June 19, 2020

Street Vending Opportunities for Entrepreneurs with Angelica Urquijo | June 17, 2020

Mexican-American History Makers Special Zoom Event w/Hon. Gloria Molina | June 16, 2020

Green Chile Cooking Demonstration with Sandi Romero, Mama’s Tamales and Tacos Too | June 15, 2020

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest La Marisoul

From MEXIKA to Electra Azteca with Martin Espino, Musician and Composer

Milpa Soup Cooking Demonstration with Deysi Serrano, Milpa Grille

The African Influence in Latin American Music with Betto Arcos, Independent Radio Journalist

Corridos, Cumbias y Coronavirus with Marissa Lopez, Professor of English and Chicana/o Studies, UCLA

Shrimp & Seafood Aguachile & Mezcal Margarita Demonstration w/Bret Thompson, Chef/Owner, Pez Cantina

Bilingual Music Jam for Early Learners w/Sara Quintanar, Music Performer, Educator & Author | May 30

Dan Guerrero Happy Hour with guest Richard Montoya | Friday, May 29, 2020

Surviving COVD19 with TV with Claudia Puig, President, Los Angeles Film Critics Association  | Wednesday, May 27

Let Your Light Shine with Ernie G, Empowerment Comedian | Friday, May 22 

Canciones de las Américas with Mary Alfaro Velasco & Jesús Martinez | Wednesday, May 20

Cooking with Rice with Tirsa M. Farah, Tirsa’s Mexican Café, Monday, May 18

Gaytino: Made in America | A Conversation with Dan Guerrero | May 15, 2020

Higher Cinematic Truth-telling – Phillip Rodriguez, Documentary Filmmaker
May 13, 3020

Sabor al Norte Cooking Demonstration with Maite Gomez-Rejón of ArtBites
Monday, May 11, 2020

¡Lotería! ¡Lotería! ¡Lotería!  With Dr. Gloria Arjona, Lecturer and Entertainer
Friday, May 8 | 7pm

En Casa con LA Plaza: ¡Puro Political Pari! Convo & Kickback,
Wednesday, May 6, 2020

En Casa en LA Plaza: A Conversation with Lalo Alcaraz, Pulitzer Prize Finalist
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 | 7pm

El Cinco de Mayo: An American Tradition with Dr. David Hayes-Bautista
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 |  3:00 pm

Plant-based Mexican Cooking Demonstration with Jocelyn Ramirez, Todo Verde
Monday, May 4, 3pm

Keeping the Música Alive … and Well with Louie Pérez of Los Lobos
Friday, May 1, 7pm

Día de los Niños Storytelling Celebración with Alicia Rodriguez and Angelina Ramirez, Bilingual Outreach Librarians, LA Public Library
Wednesday, April 29, 3pm

California in the Time of Coronavirus with Gustavo Arellano, LA Times Features Writer |
Monday, April 27

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