Bachata dance styles originated in the Dominican Republic in the late 1950’s.
Pajon comic; Issue 2//Pagina 3: After the hour 1/2 of rollers your hair is not straight enough. Those will be taken care of..ears are burning because of the blow dryer and you have been sitting in a plastic silla sweat dripping down your thighs still getting your hair straightened.
Pajon comic; Issue 2// Pagina 1: Getting ready to go to a family event...
You cry because your mom laid out media-panties (stockings) on your bed and you hate those because they squeeze your belly and remind you of "fajas" 😰and the tightness of the media-panties makes you feel fat and the women in your life make fat sound like the worst lowest thing you could be.
Knowing what to say at the right moment can protect someone from being hurt or their identity oppressed.
I hope this comic can help us better understand our intersecting identities, harmful cultural conditioning (mejorar la raza, pajons etc) and how to recognize opportunities to honor our differences whether it be our racial, gender, or sexual identities.