Lulu Garcia-Navarro

Lulu Garcia-Navarro appears in the following:

'Give Me Your Hand' Explores Female Mysteries And Monstrosities

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Abbott's new thriller Give Me Your Hand is set partly in a scientific lab studying a severe form of PMS — she says she's fascinated by "this sort of idea that the female body is monstrous."

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Here Are 4 Latin Albums To Get You Through This Summer

Sunday, July 15, 2018

There's too much time to feel restless in the summer. Never fear: Felix Contreras stopped by NPR's Weekend Edition to let you know the Latin music releases that will keep those feet tapping.

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How Underemployment Is Affecting The Job Market

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Underemployment measures the number of workers placed in jobs that are below their qualifications from a bachelor's degree and beyond. The effects can be different, depending on the field of work.

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Minnesota Teen Brings Home Top Prize In International Quran Competition

Sunday, July 08, 2018

Ahmed Burhan Mohamed became the first American to win the Dubai International Holy Quran Award. The annual contest involves reciting passages from the Quran.

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Yes, Smash Mouth Has Seen The 'All Star' Memes

Sunday, July 01, 2018

Smash Mouth has recorded a new acoustic version of its 1997 debut album Fush Yu Mang. The 1990s ska-punk staples talk about songwriting, fan mail and all those "All Star" memes.

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'Woman Walks Ahead' Lead Sees A Sea Change For Indigenous People On Film

Sunday, July 01, 2018

Michael Greyeyes, a Cree actor from a First Nation in Canada, plays the great Native American chief Sitting Bull in a new film. He says it's the role of a lifetime — and a portent of things to come.

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Migrants Are Stuck In Mexico With Violence Back Home And 'Zero Tolerance' In The U.S.

Sunday, June 24, 2018

A Honduran mother of two, who is pregnant with a third, remains in a Mexico City shelter after hearing of the U.S. family separation policy.

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Last Year, A Retired Mexican Schoolteacher Vanished. His Family Still Seeks Answers

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Albino Quiroz Sandoval left home to go shopping last year and never returned. A man has been arrested, but most crimes in Mexico go unpunished. More than 37,000 people have gone missing since 2007.

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Migrants Are Stuck In Mexico

Sunday, June 24, 2018

A Honduran mother of two, who is pregnant with a third, remains in a Mexico City shelter after hearing of the U.S. family separation policy.

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The Issues That Dominate The Campaign In Mexico

Sunday, June 24, 2018

We preview Mexico's upcoming elections in which crime and corruption are among the big issues.

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Actor Diego Luna On The 'Awakening' Around Mexico's Presidential Election

Sunday, June 24, 2018

"There is a need to say, 'Ya basta,' " Luna says, "you know, enough is enough." A few years ago, Luna left Hollywood and returned to Mexico, where he became a political activist.

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Mexicans Protest U.S. Immigration Policy

Friday, June 22, 2018

As Mexico prepares for national elections, the Trump administration's migrant detention policy is fueling a debate about the future of the country's relationship with the U.S.

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These Tiny Desk Contestants Set Stories Of The Asian-American Experience To Music

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Brown University doctoral students Julian Saporiti and Erin Aoyama submitted an outstanding entry in this year's NPR Music Tiny Desk Contest. Together, they make up No-No Boy, the duo that presents the Asian-American experience through song.

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Contemporary Mexican Music: Not Your Abuelita's Mariachi

Sunday, June 17, 2018

NPR Music's Felix Contreras creates a round up of the sounds of modern Mexico.

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'You Just Serve As Much As You Can': Mj Rodriguez On Ball Culture And 'Pose'

Sunday, June 17, 2018

The FX drama stars several transgender actors, including Rodriguez. She says, "It's great that finally our stories are getting to be told."

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'It Was Never About My Gender': NYSE's First Female President Thanks Her Trailblazers

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Stacey Cunningham has been tapped as the first woman to head the New York Stock Exchange Group in its 226-year history. In her new role, she wants to bring more diversity to the male-dominated sector.

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Somali Refugee Abdi Nor Iftin: 'I Am Here To Make America Great'

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Back in Somalia, Abdi Nor Iftin was nicknamed "Abdi the American," and his love of this country put him in danger — but then he got a visa to come here. Iftin has a new memoir out: Call Me American.

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Remembering The Engineer Who Created Rock's Unmistakable Fuzz

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Glenn Snoddy, who died May 21, invented the distinctive fuzz tone adopted by The Rolling Stones, Iron Butterfly, The Guess Who and more.

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A Longtime Israeli-Palestinian Friendship Falls Apart

Sunday, June 03, 2018

"It's difficult for him to ... not see me as an Israeli who is causing all this pain to him and his family," says Dana Levy, who became friends with Mohammed Saqar of Gaza when they were teens.

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'My Voice Should Be Heard': #MeToo And The Women Of Opera

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Three women — a soprano, a mezzo-soprano, and a vice president of opera programming — join NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro for a conversation about harassment and inequity in the opera world.

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