An interview with Von Diaz about her Cocina Criolla project.
After the 1959 revolution, being gay in Cuba was considered counter-revolutionary. LGBT Cubans were jailed and harassed because of their sexual identity. Listen to the piece Fi2W reporter Von Diaz produced about Lesbian Cubans for our partner Latino USA.
Listen to reporter Von Diaz’s radio story about young gay immigrants in New York, and the difficulties they face coming out to their families.
Feet in Two Worlds’ reporter Von Diaz appeared on CUNY TV’s Independent Sources – where viewers meet the ethnic press – to discuss her reporting on LGBT homeless immigrant youth in New York.
From gay, homeless immigrant youth to reimagining Puerto Rican cuisine, Von Diaz reflects on her time at Fi2W.
Former Fi2W editor Von Diaz reports on WNYC.
As part of her exploration of the Puerto Rican cookbook Cocina Criolla, Von Diaz takes on a simple dessert. But it’s not that easy without a machete.
Listen to Kathy Gunst on NHPR’s ‘Word of Mouth,” and Von Diaz on NPR’s Latino USA talking about Thanksgiving traditions and hybrids.
Von Diaz reports for Colorlines on high levels of domestic violence among immigrant women.
Von Diaz reports for BuzzFeed on the experiences of a gay Latino couple as they struggled to stay together over two decades.