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In Lak Ech of Mujeres de Maíz

In Lak Ech is a L.A. based Xicana Indigenous collective composed of multi-media artists, writers, mothers, teachers, and organizers uniting to tell Her-story through poetry, drumming and song. Their name is a Mayan concept meaning “you are my other me/tu eres mi otro yo.” The women of In Lak Ech are the founding group of Mujeres de Maiz. They perform and organize cultural celebrations, participate in conferences, and conduct workshops for diverse communities since 1997. You can hear their music and 2007 debut album on all streaming platforms. Instagram: @inlakechmdm

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