williamsburg, brooklyn

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Armando Suarez-Cobian, Cuban Writer in Williamsburg | BK Stories

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In 1991, Cuban writer Armando Suarez-Cobian left Havana, where artists like him were generally supported by the government, and eventually ended up in Brooklyn. Suarez-Cobian talks about what he's seen since he arrived in Williamsburg, and about what's happening to his homeland. -- This video is from BRIC TV— the first 24/7 television channel created by, for, and about Brooklyn. It is the borough's source for local news, Brooklyn culture, civic affairs, music, arts, sports, and technology. BRIC TV features programming produced and curated by BRIC, an arts and media nonprofit located in Downtown Brooklyn, NYC. Watch more Brooklyn-centric content from BRIC TV: BK Live: http://BRIC.me/u/youtube/bklive Straight Up: http://BRIC.me/u/youtube/straightup #BHeard: http://BRIC.me/u/youtube/bheard B-Side: http://BRIC.me/u/youtube/bside Check out more from BRIC: https://www.youtube.com/c/BRICartsmedia Connect with us: https://www.facebook.com/BKIndieMedia http://Twitter.com/BRIC_TV http://Instagram.com/BRICTV http://BRICartsmedia.org/BRICTV