Welcome to Season 3 of Raíces Verdes! In this first episode, we have P’urhépecha artist Diana Morales as a guest on the show. Diana is an artist born in Santa Cruz Tanaco, Michoacan, Mexico raised in Santa Ana, California unceded Tongva and Acjachemen territory. She is the creator of Arte Es Medicina, an Instagram platform dedicated to sharing P’urhépecha oral stories and collective efforts through art.
In this episode we discuss her artwork in connection to her experience as part of the P’urhépecha diaspora, and her hopes for bringing community together through her art.