Radio Appearance: Humboldt Homepage, KHSU 90.5 FM Arcata, CA

 Friday, October 16,  2015 at 1:00  PM  –  Lucha Libre


Join Doc and host Danielle Orr for for their monthly feature on great athletes and sport from the Americas and Caribbean and their connection to popular culture and politics.

Tales of Masked Men

To conclude Hispanic Heritage Month, we’ll speak about Lucha Libre – an athletic, ritualistic, folkloric, and theatrical performance art that developed into one of the most popular forms of mass live entertainment in Mexico and was the subject of a fascinating and surprisingly culturally complex anthropological study and documentary film.

click to hear the interview (starts around 7:30 minute mark)

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