Saluting Hispanic Heritage Month, the New York tri-state area’s public television station THIRTEEN presents a series of television programs titled Cantos Latinos throughout the month of September. The series showcases the best of Latino contributions to history, music and politics and is airing to coincide with Hispanic Heritage Month, which is observed from September 15 – October 15.
The THIRTEEN series presents documentary and fiction films, interviews and television programs about the Hispanic experience in the United States. Programs will include a history of the Mexican revolution in the documentary film Storm that Swept Mexico (Monday, September 19 at 10 p.m.), a discussion of Mexico’s wide variety of cuisines in Pati’s Mexican Table (Sundays at 4:30 p.m.), and the story of a dancer’s odyssey back to Cuba after 30 years away in Pedro Ruiz: Coming Home (Thursday, September 29 at 8 p.m.)
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In addition, notable journalists, politicians and actors share their stories about being Latino in the U.S. on THIRTEEN. Viewers are enouraged to write in as well.