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In Tijuana, raised fists show solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. Guillermo Arias/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The Afro-Latinx Experience Is Essential To Our International Reckoning On Race

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Angelica Garcia is just one of the many artists we'll miss seeing at SXSW this year. Caitlyn Krone/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Bands We Wanted To See At SXSW 2020

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The response to American Dirt hasn't kept the novel off bookshelves, but has sparked a conversation. Laura Bonilla Cal/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'American Dirt': A Conversation About A Controversy

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Jane Bunnett and Maqueque were a musical highlight of 2019. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Alt.Latino Looks Back At The Best Music Of 2019

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Celia Cruz is one of the women featured in the Turning The Tables series. Jack Vartoogian/Getty Images/Getty Images hide caption

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Turning The Tables In Latin Music

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Vocalist Haydée Milanés has a famous musician dad and a musical vision all of her own. May Reguera/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Haydée Milanés Embraces Her Dad's Legacy With Her Own Vision

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Vocalist Jarina de Marco performs at RudioFest in Chicago. Catalina Maria johnson/Beat Latino hide caption

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What We Heard At The Best Festivals For Latin Alternative Music

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García's new album Candela is the sparkling finale in a trilogy of albums with Dominican-influenced sounds. Ebru Yildiz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Lila Downs celebrates the chile on her new album. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Lila Downs Celebrates Mexico's Culinary And Cultural Sides With 'Al Chile'

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Alt.Latino Food Truck Chats: Musicians Tell Their Own Stories At SXSW 2019

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The Cuban band Cimafunk performs onstage for NPR's Alt.Latino showcase during SXSW 2019. Hutton Supancic/Getty Images for SXSW hide caption

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Alt.Latino's SXSW 2019 Wrap-Up

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Louie Peréz at a book signing for Good Morning, Aztlán: The Words, Pictures and Songs of Louie Pérez. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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With A New Book, Louie Pérez Of Los Lobos Is Master Storyteller

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