Marlène Ramírez-Cancio

Marlene Ramirez-Cancio

Co-founder and Co-director of Fulana

Marlène Ramírez-Cancio is Associate Director, Arts & Media, at the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics. Housed at NYU, Hemi connects artists, scholars, and activists from across the Americas and creates new avenues for inquiry, collaboration, and action. Focusing on social justice, we research politically engaged performance and amplify it through gatherings, courses, publications, and archives. Marlène is also co-founder and co-director of Fulana, a Latina satire collective a Latina satire collective that whose videos have been shown internationally at film festivals, museums, and universities, and whose members lead satire and parody workshops for emerging artists.