Buzzfeed Brings ‘More Than Tacos and Chanclas’ to Fresno City College


Curly Velasquez and Maya Murillo of Buzzfeed’s Pero Like. Courtesy of Pero Like

Three personalities from the popular Buzzfeed media channel Pero Like will hold a forum at Fresno City College on May 8, according to the college’s public information office.

“More than Tacos and Chanclas: The Latinx Experience in Digital Media” will begin at noon in the Old Administration Building.

Pero Like personalities Curly Velasquez, Maya Murillo and Gadiel Del Orbe will hold the forum, and a reception and meet and greet will follow in the west courtyard of the OAB.

Pero Like is a Buzzfeed channel that explores the issues, stereotypes and identities that make up the Latinx community.

The event is part of FCC’s Speaker’s Forum, which has brought notable speakers to campus, such as activists Dolores Huerta and Yeonmi Park.