Estuary Press Videos Featured on Nina Serrano YouTube Channel
As the Paul Richards/Estuary Press YouTube channel approaches 400,000 views, Estuary Press has launched a new channel, the Nina Serrano YouTube Channel featuring inspirational videos of her poetry performances, her interviews on theater and culture, and her life in the arts. She is an award winning poet and film maker concerned with political and social issues. The channel also offers interviews about her book Nicaragua Way, a romance historical novel, published at age 82, about the Sandinista revolution of the 1970s and 1980s.
You get a glimpse of what went into the writing process of her book, Nicaragua Way, in the video in this post, “On Writing Nicaragua Way.” It is the latest of 12 initial video offerings now on the Nina Serrano YouTube Channel. This short video (less than two minutes long) is a preview of a much longer series of discussions with her about her life as an artists and political activist that will be coming soon to her YouTube channel.
The other videos posted so far are:
- “Back from Nicaragua” (1983),
- “La Cantata de Santa Maria de Iquique” (1976),
- “La Cantata Interview”, a bilingual (English/Spanish) cast interview excerpted from La Cantata, 1976. Other featured videos are the 1976
- Original Theater Cast of The Story of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg with Phil Serrano’s theme music;
- Stop Monsanto, Nina Serrano’s poetry performance at the Oakland protest march of 2013,
And short poem video performances
- “Poems in the Redwoods“,
- “The Nature of Love,”
- the 2014 International Women’s Day performance “Women I Know” with live music by the Musical Art Quintet at Sala Piano in San Francisco;
- “Love Passed Over Us” and
- “Poems in Balmy Alley.”
There are more videos to come so check back often.
About Nina Serrano: Nina is a well-known, international prize-winning inspirational author and poet. With a focus on Latino history and culture, she is also a playwright, filmmaker, KPFA talk show host, a former Alameda County Arts Commissioner, and a co-founder of the San Francisco Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts. Oakland Magazine’s “best local poet” in 2010, she is a former director of the San Francisco Poetry in the Schools program and the Bay Area’s Storytellers in the Schools program. A Latina activist for social justice, women’s rights, and the arts, Nina Serrano at 82 remains vitally engaged in inspiring change and exploring her abundant creativity. For more information go to ninaserrano.comor contact her publisher at estuarypress.com. For more detailed information about Nina see About Nina on her website.
About Estuary Press: Estuary Press is the publisher of Nicaragua Way. It is also the home of the Harvey Richards Media Archive, a repository of photography and video documentaries of various social change and political movements during the 1960s and 1970s. Contact Paul Richards (510) 967 5577, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit estuarypress.com for more details.
MEDIA – For photos & interviews: Paul Richards (510) 967 5577; email@example.com