KTTZ is proud to present Latino Americans on the South Plains, a documentary that celebrates the contributions that Latinos have made in Lubbock and the surrounding area. If you value local stories please become a member today by CLICKING HERE .
Dj Ben Gonzales has been a part of the regional Latino radio scene for most of his life. In this segment he discusses his past, how he got involved in radio and the evolution of Latino radio on the South Plains.
Dr. Juan Munoz, Vice President of Texas Tech University, discusses the importance of sharing stories and understanding each other's lives and narratives. Tune in to Latino Americans Tuesdays at 7pm on channel 5 and remember to join us October 1st for a screening of one part of Latino Americans and also to see Latino Americans on the South Plains.
Please join us for a special screening of LATINO AMERICANS on Tuesday, October 1st at Premiere Cinemas. Experience the contributions of Latinos to the Lubbock area and the celebration of their culture.
The event is open and free to the public Tuesday, October 1st at Premiere Cinemas at 7pm. We will start with an introduction by Managing Director of Texas Tech Public Broadcasting, Robert Giovannetti. The screening will kickoff with a local documentary which will highlight the amazing stories of Latinos right here on the South Plains. Next, enjoy one hour of the national documentary LATINO AMERICANS - The 500 year legacy that shaped a Nation. There will also be a Q&A following the screening with Producer John Valadez.