Tag archive for ‘Poetry’
By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, January 15th, 2015

‘PaPo Swiggity’, cofounder of Capicu Culture, interviewed as part of Puerto Rican Renaissance in NYC

Papo Hosting the Capicu Open Mic Award-winning cultural worker, poet and master of ceremonies Juan Papo Santiago (more commonly known by his stage name, PaPo Swiggity) was interviewed by Marixsa Rodriguez of More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, December 14th, 2014

The Army of Lit Angels Debuts At The Nuyorican Poets Cafe This Friday.

The Army of Lit Angels, a poetry show based on master poet Miguel Algarin’s Nuyorican Angels chapter to debut as the first original production of Capicu Cultural Showcase’s School of Poetic Arts at the More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

We Hear You Loud & Clear…. Capicu T-Shirts Are Back!

As we approach our 7th Anniversary celebration… we have finally secured a deal with our friends at XCHANGE WORLDWIDE CUSTOM PRINTING & GRAPHICS to produce a new Limited Edition Capicu Cultural Showcase More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

“Nessa” Acevedo Chats with Nefarious Author Emanuel Xavier

  BUY EMANUEL XAVIER’S NEFARIOUS TODAY! As one of the most compelling and explicit Nuyorican poets, writers and spoken word artists on the scene, Emanuel Xavier has served as a voice for the victimized, More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, October 5th, 2013

Capicu Community Interview: Wendy Angulo from Canvas of Words

Always feeling the pulse of “what’s next” in the NYC Cultural circle, Capicu Creative Director, Papo Swiggity Santiago takes some time to sit with Wendy Angulo, curator of the new (SOLD OUT) Canvas More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Capicu Culture And XMental University Team Up To Benefit Homeless Children

As we engage the community with The Peoples Open Mic and alongside our family at XMENTAL Inc, a very special back to school supply for the homeless kids of NYC’s shelter system, we are proud to present one More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, June 11th, 2012

NYC’s Cultural Avengers: The Sangre Viva Arts Alliance

Every day of the week there are some kinds of life altering artistic happenings in the cultural hot pot that is New York City. Somewhere uptown the dopest lyricists are spitting fire in smooth cyphers firing up More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Latino Quote Of The Day™ by Mario Quintana

“If I were a priest, I would not preach about God or sins … I would cite the poets, pray their verses, the most beautiful ones…because poetry purifies the soul…and a beautiful poem – More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

NYC: Here are 3 Things You’ll Miss If You Do Not Go To The Next Capicu Cultural Showcase!

  Here are 3 Things You’ll Miss If You Do Not Go To The Next Capicu Cultural Showcase!   Our next Capicu Show is Friday November 18th at the newly renovated EvilOlive Bar (formally Notice lounge) and More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

Latino Quote Of The Day by Ernesto Cardenal

Image via Wikipedia "You can't be with God and be neutral. / True contemplation is resistance. And poetry, / gazing at clouds is resistance I found out in jail." – Ernesto Cardenal (Nicaraguan), More...