Some more information about the Cinco de Mayo party:
“The Smithsonian Virtual Museum in Second Life hosts the Discovery Educator Network on Cinco de Mayo featuring Los Ritmos Latinos con DJ Bambarito/Latin Rhythms with DJ Bambarito and a live poetry reading by Nancy Lorenza Green.
Enjoy an evening of art and music on this beautiful island. Imagine you are on a beach in Mexico, with cool breezes blowing all around you. You can relax, catch up with old friends and make a few new ones. This is a perfect night for trying out your new party outfit or even learning how to dance the salsa!
FEATURING GUEST ARTIST
Nancy Lorenza Green is an Afro-Chicana artist from El Paso/Cd. Juárez. A Yoruba priestess of Oya, she uses creative writing, percussion and flute music as mediums of communication and cultural expression. For more information:
Her collection of poems, “Crucified River/ Rio Crucificado” was published by Mouthfeel Press in 2010. Nancy conducts music and poetry workshops in the El Paso school district.”
Come join the fun!
5 p.m. SLT Nancy Lorenza Green
5:30-6:30 p.m. SLT guest live DJ Bambarito