In conjunction with this season’s New York City Fashion Week, República was recently invited to preview the debut line of Dominicanborn, American designer, Emilio Sosa. The collection was presented at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. The Fordsponsored event brought out the city’s brightest and bestdressed for a night full of color and soulful House musictwo things that Emilio boasts, truly inspired the unique line titled: Urban Geisha.
Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange, has announced plans for an upcoming television series. The show will focus on thinkers, revolutionaries and and political players from around the world. Its premise, according to the bold activist, is to create dialogue about the future and where the world is headed. Here’s some of what the official press release details for the show:
What happens when you put Brooklyn, gentrification, Seinfeld humor and a bunch of Latino talent together? East Willy B, that’s whatan original multiplatform web series about urban living from the perspective of the new bilingual, crosscultural American Latino. The show is also unique in its distribution approach, considering that it is completely geared for the internet and mobile media, with episode/vignettes running under 3 minutes each. The goal is to reach enough viewers to interest sponsors and eventual syndication. And by the looks of it, it’s well on its way! It also doesn’t hurt to have an amazing fresh cast involved.