AnaYelsi’s Official Bio
AnaYelsi Velasco-Sanchez (she/her/hers) is an IndoLatinx mujerista offering education, coaching, consulting, writing, and art––all intended to assist people in building an interlocking framework for justice. She is the founder of En Conjunto—a collective of People of Color working independently at the intersection of justice and spirituality. She is also the Co-Creator of the Digital Dine-In Project – a virtual dining and learning experience bringing people together from around the world. She is an independent practitioner but serves on the board of the Festival Center, a DC justice hub providing hospitality, education, spiritual development, and opportunities for action and as Board Chair of Many Languages One Voice, an organization building power with immigrant and refugee communities in the District of Columbia. You can follow her on twitter and IG at @brwneyedamzn and on Facebook (/browneyedamazon).
THE FOLLOWING ARE INTERVIEWS, ARTICLES, VIDEO SERIES, AND PODCASTS FEATURING ANAYELSI
Church Leaders Roundtable Podcast Interview
Fundamental Shift Podcast Interview: Decolonize! with AnaYelsi Velasco-Sanchez
Our Bible App: Setting and Sustaining Boundaries – Fireside Chat with AnaYelsi (Accessible via the app)
Sojourners Magazine: 11 Women Shaping the Church
Replacing Church Podcast: Identity and Decolonization
Level Ground: Skew Magazine – Does God Care About The Oscars?
Kaleidoscope Podcast – Intersectionality 101 with AnaYelsi Velasco-Sanchez
Religion Dispatches: Christians of Color Are Rejecting “Colonial Christianity” and Reclaiming Ancestral Spiritualities
Red Letter Christians: Detoxify Christianity Video Series – Detoxify Solidarity and Detoxify Reconciliation
Amity Coalition: Marches, Movements, and the Need for Intersectional Justice
Patheos: Mercy Not Sacrifice – Decolonizing Christianity with Alicia Crosby and AnaYelsi Velasco-Sanchez
Religion News Services – Will evangelical women turn the tide against Trump?
Latina Magazine – How These Latinas Reconcile Their Religion with Their Feminism
Transform Network: Open Conversation Video Series – Decolonizing Identity & The Gospel
NPR: Code Switch – Sexist Depictions Of Latinas Aren’t Just A Hollywood Thing
ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media, and Technology – Hashtag Feminism, #SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen, and the Other #FemFuture
Viva La Feminista – The Color of Toxicity