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El Placazo

El Placazo

By El Placazo
The audio edition of San Anto Cultural Arts' youth run community newspaper. News from San Anto's Westside and the arts and culture scene of San Antonio.
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Fotos y Recuerdos

El Placazo

La Esmeralda
A late edition but great piece by EP writer Sophie Otero about local Panadería La Esmeralda and the pan de muerto that we enjoy every year. Special musical intro and outro by local artists Volcán - Tu Me Elevas and La Bruja Negra. 
December 15, 2021
The Last Parade
A quick look at some interesting cultural media and interview with Rudy Marco Herrera about his most recent mural.
May 11, 2021
Brand New Year
Lets get to know the youth writers for El Placazo.
January 30, 2021
Día de Muertos
A little bit of history and some great interviews with Chicano poet Nephtali De Leon and Executive Director of the PEACE Initiative Patricia S. Castillo
November 01, 2020
Restoración y Ánimas
Restorations, new projects and the up coming Día de Muertos celebrations. Interviews with our mural coordinator Victor Zarazua and local artist Mary Agnes Rodriguez. !!!!GO VOTE!!!!
October 20, 2020
Fotos y Recuerdos
Here's an update on San Anto's programming and an interview with Adriana MJ Garcia and Ana Laura Hernandez about their mural remembering Vanessa Guillen.
September 04, 2020
A quick update of the ongoings at San Anto Cultural Arts.
May 22, 2020
100 Días de Soledad
A look at what artists and students are doing to deal with being stuck at home and seperated from most of thier resources.
May 04, 2020
Art in the times of Corona
A peek into the the life of artists and public art in San Antonio during quarantine.
April 16, 2020