Thanksgiving: My Mother’s Nemesis

Thanksgiving: My Mother’s Nemesis

It’s the holiday season again. How did Thanksgiving get here so fast? In an earlier blog post, I talked about how my mother was a Supermujer–always running around doing a million and one things, advocating for the voiceless and fighting the good fight....

VIDEO: Answer our CALL for SUPERMUJERES!

Your browser does not support the video tag Are you a Latina or other woman of color? Work in the fields of social work, police, firefighting, military, or first responder/EMT? Talk to us and help us write our next play, “SUPERMUJERES: Women Who Serve and...
Do these heels make me look weak?

Do these heels make me look weak?

:: By Gaby Ortiz Flores :: Do these heels make me look weak? I’d like to thank all the folks who responded to my last blog post In Search of Latina Superheroes.  The links and suggestions that came my way were great and at the same time they reaffirmed the idea that...
In Search of Latina Superheroes

In Search of Latina Superheroes

Written by Gabriela Ortiz Flores, Developer of SUPERMUJERES, our next big devised performance!  Lately, I’ve been contemplating superheroes.   You know the classic American comic superheroes–Batman, Spiderman, Superman.  Why do they all end in man?...