2019, Menominee Reservation.

Angélica reads her poem "Corn Prayer" as an offering to the freshly sown crops, the people who worked this plot, and the Manominee who care for this land. Filmed by Kahsto'serakwathe Paulette Moore.

This poem grew from teachings shared by Tribal and non-tribal people's attending the Indigenous Planning Summer Institute (IPSI).

2013, Richmond, VA

Dans Le Ciel (In the Sky) (2013) - A story of seduction. 


Starring Angelica De Jesus and Soliel Paden. Clothing designs by Krystal Vaquerano. Styling, Hair and Make Up by Steven Franco Ramirez. Directed by D.J.Granger. Produced by Silverdrop & R.A.I.N.

Thank You!
Ceco Studio
Paige Campbell

Angelica: @la_lengua

2016, San Francisco, CA

Ya'll Come Back: Stories of Queer Southern Migration

Matinee performance, with special guest my abuelita Erendira, after whom my child is named. <3

 2013, Richmond, VA

Siblings Angélica and Casiana De Jesús sing "Cielito Lindo", accompanied by guitarist Alberto Yapur, at the Richmond Peace Education Center's Youth Peace Project educoncerts.

2012, Richmond, VA


Angélica De Jesús performs Gloria E. Anzaldúa's "Don't Give in Chicanita" for the first time at the Richmond Youth Peace Project's Edu-Concert honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King.

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