<B>Jesus Martinez’s A.K.A Jesus M’s autobiographical Sketch <B>
I’m a Nuyorican born in Brooklyn, raised mostly in the Bronx with a couple of periods of living in Puerto Rico, first as a pre-teen and then in my early thirties in San Juan. I was born in the early 1960’s to a large extended working-class family who brought their own stew of influences between the Puerto Rican and American cultural scenes. We lived in Butler Houses – public housing in the late 1960s early 70s, I recall fragments of the social justice and civil ...
Art at Tsion Cafe - Artist Jesus Martinez
English, Amharic, and Hebrew with English
The documentary, “Two Zions:The Living Legacy of the Queen of Sheba and King Solomon,”
Tells the story of people from two seemingly disparate countries who share a bond originating in
The designation of Zion is a powerful symbol of freedom, peace and unity for Jews
and Ethiopian Orthodox Christians. During the synagogue services Jews face
towards Zion in Jerusalem and recite the prayers for the rebuilding of the Holy
Temple, the restoration of the Temple service and the ...