“Set Me Free” by Francine M. Bianco-Bacigalupo

This is an original spoken word piece created by Francine M. Bianco-Bacigalupo, which she performed collaboratively with Hemlock Theatre Co.’s recovery series “Down in a Hole” on May 8th, 2018 via Maker Park Radio - NYC .   Francine was born in Bucaramanga, Colombia on February 24th, 1988. Eight months later, she was adopted by a … Continue reading “Set Me Free” by Francine M. Bianco-Bacigalupo

How #RedemptiveLiteracies Became an Important Hashtag for “Voices from Rock Bottom”

So, because #redemptiveliteracies is not my original hashtag idea ... I decided to give credit where credit was absolutely due. Thank you to my fellow colleague, my friend, Miguel Vasquez, who has made #redemptiveliteracies matter. Miguel and I crossed paths during the start of my doctoral journey at St. John's in 2015. But, it wasn't … Continue reading How #RedemptiveLiteracies Became an Important Hashtag for “Voices from Rock Bottom”