11 episodes

En La Mesa: by Cafe Con Leche Nerds is a podcast that focuses on Latinx creators, fans and characters within the comic book, pop culture and entertainment genres. https://cafeconlechenerds.com/

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En La Mesa: by Cafe Con Leche Nerds is a podcast that focuses on Latinx creators, fans and characters within the comic book, pop culture and entertainment genres. https://cafeconlechenerds.com/

    CCLNerd gets to talk to his favorite writer, Ron Marz

    CCLNerd gets to talk to his favorite writer, Ron Marz

    Ron Marz has had a successful career writing for DC, Image, Marvel and Valiant. Listen in as we chat about his career, comics and the Infinity Chancla.

    • 20 min
    Meet the Latina who brought the viral Wonder Woman toy commercial to life

    Meet the Latina who brought the viral Wonder Woman toy commercial to life

    Lissette Feliciano chats about Lynda Carter's reaction to her commercial, creating spaces for women of color in entertainment and the time she she scolded the president.

    • 42 min
    En la Mesa: Los Angeles trio works to give those with autism a voice through art

    En la Mesa: Los Angeles trio works to give those with autism a voice through art

    Through art, the trio hopes to help those on the autism spectrum and their families express themselves and find a voice.

    • 40 min
    En La Mesa: Kate Sánchez of ‘But Why Tho?’ joins us to talk Latinx in ‘Star Wars’

    En La Mesa: Kate Sánchez of ‘But Why Tho?’ joins us to talk Latinx in ‘Star Wars’

    Listen in as Sánchez and our own Beatriz Valenzuela  chat about Latinx representation within the 'Star Wars' franchise, Latina love for Leia, more alien representation and cucumber Gatorade.

    • 41 min
    Podcast: Mexican RPG, ‘Nahual,’ allows you to hunt colonizing angels as a Nahual shaman

    Podcast: Mexican RPG, ‘Nahual,’ allows you to hunt colonizing angels as a Nahual shaman

    A uniquely Mexican tabletop RPG will soon allow participants to play as the mythical Nahuales as they hunt down, kill and make tacos out of colonizing angels in modern-day Mexico.

    • 23 min
    Podcast: Discussing Latinx folklore in comics

    Podcast: Discussing Latinx folklore in comics

    With Halloween just around the corner, reporter Beatriz Valenzuela and Gloria Alva, manager of comic book shop, A Shop Called Quest in Redlands, discuss Latinx folklore and legends in comics and what that means to Latinx readers.

    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

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The right podcast at the right time

Not only do the CCL Nerds know their comics and other nerdy pursuits, they've got a point of view that, for the most part, isn't really represented in mainstream geek media and criticism. They bring new perspectives to the table and have introduced me to projects -- and points of view -- I would never have considered otherwise.

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