Episode 9 – The Vegas Special

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Hector stops by the Luxor in Las Vegas to chat with his longtime friend and colleague, Marlena Fitzpatrick, about her childhood in Puerto Rico, the world of music and musical theater, dominoes, and the future of Puerto Rico. Marlena is a union representative for theater musicians in New York City and has worked closely with musicians and actors in the Big Apple and on the island. She was in Vegas this week for the 2018 Latin Grammys.

You can follow Marlena at @MarlenaFitz on Twitter and Instagram.

A Chicago writer now floating on the edge of Las Vegas, Hector is the editor and publisher of Enclave, as well as a guest columnist for Chile’s Prensa Irreverente. He is the former deputy editor for Latino Rebels, as well as the former managing editor for Gozamos, a Latino "artivist" site based in his hometown. He has contributed to RedEye, a Chicago daily geared toward millennials, and La Respuesta, a New York-based site for the Puerto Rican Diaspora, plus a number of publications, including the Huffington Post. He studied history at the University of Illinois-Chicago, where his focus was on ethnic relations in the United States.

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