Día de los Muertos art exhibit, Afghan refugee talks resettling in Stevens Point

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Heard On The Morning Show
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Photo courtesy of Latino Arts Inc.

First, the artistic director of Latino Arts in Milwaukee discusses a new exhibit made for Día de los Muertos. Later, a writer and lecturer shares his story of fleeing from the Taliban and resettling in Stevens Point.

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  • New art exhibition for Día de los Muertos in Milwaukee is a celebration of life

    People across the world celebrate the lives of the deceased on Día de los Muertos, also known as the Day of the Dead. The holiday occurs yearly around Nov. 1. We talk with the managing artistic director of Latino Arts in Milwaukee about this year’s Día de los Muertos art exhibit.

  • Afghan refugee discusses resettling in Wisconsin

    Two years ago, Najib Azad and his family fled Afghanistan while the Taliban took control of the country. Azad and his family eventually resettled in Stevens Point. He shares a journey of hope. Plus, we explore ongoing issues surrounding resettlement in America.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Avery Lea Rogers Producer
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Jacobo Lovo Guest
  • Najib Azad Guest

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