Cynthia Via is a writer based in New York, where she studied Journalism and Creative Writing at Baruch College - The City University of NY. She writes about gender, culture, the outdoors, and politics. Her work has appeared in CRY, Femsplain, Nola Defender, and UnEarth. During off hours, she reads poetry, performs improv, hikes around, and dances kind of funky.
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PHLAFF presents Llaima Sanfiorenzo’s ‘ALAS’
When did you feel time was running out?
‘ALAS’ (WINGS), a participatory documentary film streaming at this year’s Philadelphia Latino Film Festival, explores life and loss for incarcerated women in Puerto Rico. Cynthia Via reviews.
How the pandemic helped me rediscover my lifelong love of dance
Ways to move around the world
The pandemic interrupted almost everything about our lives, but it gave writer Cynthia Via a chance to reconnect with a love for dance that had been there all along.