Radio El Tambo Stereo’s Kichwa Hitari producers: Fabian Muenala, Jenny Angamarca, Segundo Angamarca, & Charlie Uruchima with Judy Goldberg, Voces de Cañar coordinator, in the Bronx

Radio El Tambo Stereo’s Kichwa Hitari producers: Fabian Muenala, Jenny Angamarca, Segundo Angamarca, & Charlie Uruchima with Judy Goldberg, Voces de Cañar coordinator, in the Bronx

About Us

Beginning in January 2015 a collection of interested individuals, associated with respective organizations and professions, have formed a network to create Voces de Cañar. The following reflects the people and places with whom this international and inter-generational exchange will initially occur.

Principles of Voces de Cañar/ Cañarikunapa Rimay 

NYC participants in digital storytelling exchange

  • Segundo Angamarca, Fabian Muenala, Charlie Uruchima, and Jenny Angamarca from Radio El Tambo Stereo’s Kichwa Hitari program, airing live every Friday night from 6 – 8 pm.
  • Christian Guiñanzaca, Milton Trujillo, video/radio producers; Dolna Smithback, alumnus Youth Media Project, Santa Fe, NM
  • Elena Martinez and Doris Loayza at City Lore, a non-profit foundation preserving and celebrating diverse cultures in the 5 boroughs of New York City; co-sponsors with Bronx Musical Heritage Center’s Bronx Rising! Harawi – a poetry festival April 18, 2015 (link)
  • Barbara Knowles, ESL teacher and her Kichwa-speaking students at Ossining High School

Advisors:

  • Suzy Serrif, Professor of Anthropology, University of Texas, Austin
  • Peter Lucas, Professor of Latin American and Human Rights Studies at NYU and the New School
  • Chris Mulé, Brooklyn Arts Council and City Lore
  • Keith Hefner and Holly St. Lifer, Youth Communications
  • Steve Goodman, Educational Video Center

Cañar participants in digital storytelling exchange 

  • Elisa Portz, Global Citizen Year student in homestay, Cañar
  • Cristobal Pichisaca, recording studio (link)
  • Radio Ingapirca, bilingual radio station; Gregorio Quishpilema, Kichwa broadcaster
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish-Kichwa) educators and student reporters at Instituto Quilloc

Advisors:

  • Magdalena Guamán, Kichwa educator
  • Antonio Quinde, ex-rector, Instituto Quilloac
  • Belesario Ochoa, maestro, Instituto Quilloac

Contact:

Please direct inquiries, ideas, and interest to:  Judy Goldberg

[email protected]      505.699.9740        Skype:  JudyLGoldberg