Join us for a conversation with Kim Haas, David Miranda, and Sasha Campbell-Barr. We’ll discuss Afro-Latinos in the media, fiscal sponsorship and view a segment of Afro-Latino Travels with Kim Haas, a groundbreaking PBS Travel Series.
“People don’t know that there are Black people in Uruguay” or that Blacks built the Costa Rican railroad, says Kim Haas.
By Patricia Guadalupe
There are a slew of travel shows on television, but nothing quite like the one headed up by Philadelphia native Kim Haas. A media veteran with more than 20 years in the business — including a stint at a Telemundo affiliate in Philadelphia — Haas is not necessarily focusing on the locales or the foods of far-flung exotic places, but more on a specific segment of the population that she says gets overlooked time and time again. “Afro-Latino Travels With Kim Haas” celebrates the contributions of African descendants in the Caribbean and throughout Latin America.
Quince Duncan is a true trailblazer! He’s one of Costa Rica’s most celebrated authors and the first Costa Rican to write about the Afro-Costa Rican experience. Meet him on Wednesday’s episode of “Afro-Latino Travels with Kim Haas.”
Airs Nationally on Public Television CreateTV Wednesdays in December 10:30am, 5:30pm and 10:30pm EST Check Your Local Listing
We are quickly approaching year-end. We are grateful to all of you for your support of the travel series, “Afro-Latino Travels with Kim Haas.” We are looking forward to great things in the year to come.
“Afro-Latino Travels with Kim Haas” airs nationally on CreateTV. Wednesday, December 23, 2020 Wednesday, December 30, 2020