Big Night in Little Haiti http://blog.wlrn.org en Migrant-Centered Libreri Mapou Seeks Tourist Dollars With Cultural Appeal http://blog.wlrn.org/post/migrant-centered-libreri-mapou-seeks-tourist-dollars-cultural-appeal <p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in; line-height:17.5pt"><span style="font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 11pt; line-height: 17.5pt;">Behind <a href="http://www.librerimapou.com/" target="_blank">Libreri </a><a href="http://www.librerimapou.com/" target="_blank">Mapou</a>'s pink storefront, tall bookshelves cover every wall and ceiling fans make small red, blue and white Haitian flags wave. Mon, 06 Jan 2014 13:14:10 +0000 Chloe Herring 23896 at http://blog.wlrn.org Migrant-Centered Libreri Mapou Seeks Tourist Dollars With Cultural Appeal Does Little Haiti's Cultural Scene Need To "Reintroduce" Itself? http://blog.wlrn.org/post/does-little-haitis-cultural-scene-need-reintroduce-itself <p>Last week, <a href="http://www.beachedmiami.com/2013/02/20/little-haiti-sunday-stroll/#more-24765" target="_blank">Jordan Melnick of Beached Miami posted an interesting interview with the organizers of a new event in Little Haiti dubbed "Sunday Stroll."</a> The monthly event starts this Sunday, March 3, organized by the underground art studio and gallery <a href="http://www.yo-miami.com/yo-space" target="_blank">Yo Space</a>, and supported by <a href="http://www.sweatrecordsmiami.com" target="_blank">Sweat Records</a> and the <a href="http://www.miamigov.com/LHCulturalcenter/pages/" target="_blank">Little Haiti Cultural Center</a>. <a href="http://www.beachedmiami.com/2013/02/20/little-haiti-sunday-stroll/#more-24765" target="_blank">Melnick interviewed Yo Space's founder, Yuval Ofir</a>, who wants to introduce a wider audience to small, creative businesses established in the area:</p><p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Arielle Castillo 10025 at http://blog.wlrn.org Does Little Haiti's Cultural Scene Need To "Reintroduce" Itself?