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BronxTaino
Bronx NY
Diversity Speaker, Storyteller, Performance Poet.
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“I owe my existence to African American-Latinx solidarity. I’ve spent my whole life navigating those communities and making sure the voices from one are heard and understood from the other.” – Sydney Alicia Rodriguez, Puerto Rican & African- American, University of Pennsylvania. “Latino Quote Of The Day”™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American (Taino) and Latino (Puerto Rican) roots to offer a unique repertoire of discourses,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2015 at Bobby Gonzalez
“Eyebrows raise when I request,’Hable mas depacio, por favor.’ My skin is brown just like theirs, but now I’m unworthy of the color ’cause I don’t speak Spanish the way I should. Then they laugh and talk about mi problema in the language I stumble over.” – Michele Serros (1966-2014), Chicana poet, author, social commentator. Latino Quote Of The Day™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2015 at Bobby Gonzalez
"How can you make something that you do every day taste, look, feel different? That's what separates a dancer and an artist. I want to be an artist." - Linda Celeste Sims, Nicaraguan/Dominican dancer. Latino Quote Of The Day™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American (Taino) and Latino (Puerto Rican) roots to offer a unique repertoire of discourses, readings and performances that celebrates his indigenous heritage.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2014 at Bobby Gonzalez
“I don’t believe in angels but the moon is now dead for me. The last glass of wine is gone before the thirst I’m suffering from. The blue grass lost its way running away from your sails.” – Roque Dalton (1935-1975), Salvadoran poet and journalist. “Latino Quote Of The Day”™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American (Taino) and Latino (Puerto Rican) roots to offer a unique... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2014 at Bobby Gonzalez
“Many things we need can wait. The child cannot. Now is the time his bones are formed, his mind developed. To him we cannot say tomorrow, his name is today.” – Gabriela Mistral (1889-1957), Chilean poet. Latino Quote Of The Day™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American (Taino) and Latino (Puerto Rican) roots to offer a unique repertoire of discourses, readings and performances that celebrates his... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2014 at Bobby Gonzalez
“The poet, distracted by politics, asks of poetry that it make itself useful like metal or flour, that it get ready to stain its face with coal dust and fight body to body.” – Eduardo Galeano, Uruguayan author journalist and novelist. Latino Quote Of The Day ™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American (Taino) and Latino (Puerto Rican) roots to offer a unique repertoire of discourses,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2014 at Bobby Gonzalez
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