@ the Movies (Alejandro A. Riera)

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Alejandro A. Riera is a long-time film critic and publicist based in Chicago, and is the Movies & TV Editor at MANO magazine. He’s written for a number of outlets and publications, and has worked with the Chicago International Film Festival, the Chicago Latino Film Festival and the Gene Siskel Film Center’s Panorama Latinx initiative. You can follow him on Twitter at @AlejandroARiera.

Hector is the editor of MANO. He's also the host of Latinish and Hits from the Brain. A Chicagoan living in Las Vegas, he's a former deputy editor of Latino Rebels, as well as a former managing editor of Gozamos, an art-activism site based in his home town. He has contributed to RedEye, a Tribune-owned daily geared toward millennials. His work has been mentioned by The New Yorker, TIME and other outlets, and his writing was featured in Ricanstruction, a comic book anthology whose proceeds went toward recovery efforts in Puerto Rico. Hector studied history (for some reason) at the University of Illinois-Chicago, where his focus was on ethnic relations in the United States.

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