This is a 14-minute radio documentary I produced for KPBS in San Diego. It
airs December 23 at 10:30 a.m. and December 25 at 3:30 p.m.:
Keeping old traditions alive can be hard work, but Mario Aguilar believes it’s worth it. Every year, the Aguilar family gathers their friends and neighbors to re-enact a Mexican posada at their home in Chula Vista, CA. And despite the children’s excitement over costumes and candy, Aguilar says practicing this age-old tradition will help future generations appreciate their heritage.