1970

CHARAS opens a loft space in the city owened building on 303 Cherry Street to continue working with domes and alternatives housing with maverick architect Richard Buckminster Fuller, and began staging cultural events.

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1940s

Jorge Brandon's 'El Coco que Habla' begins practice of reciting poetry in Union Sq Park following the declamador tradition of the islans that would later inform the spoken word genre. He took on the role of oral poet with the responsibility of informing the living of what had taken place in the past.

 

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