Araceli Cruz HipLatina Contributor


Araceli Cruz

Araceli Cruz is a freelance journalist living in Hillsborough, North Carolina. She’s covered Latinx topics at Mitú and Vivala, and has written for publications such as The Village VoiceGOOD Magazine, and Rolling Stone, among others.

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