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ALTAVOZ LAB

Altavoz lab is a collaborative project within palabra. to strengthen reporting at small community outlets that serve people of color and immigrants. We will pair a small group of local reporters with seasoned mentors, and help them produce stories that will enable local audiences to participate more fully in democracy. Their work will be additionally featured in palabra. a publication created by the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. 

ANALYSIS

Immigrants know what is like to deal with restless ghosts from the past. Some of us are haunted for the rest of our lives by the inability to have closure. But when the opportunity presents itself to face our demons, it’s never like what we imagined in our heads.

Chinelo Onwualu’s short story “What the Dead Man Said” speaks to and delves deeper than that universal theme…Read more