Meet bilingual multimedia artist and educator Diana Alvarez, whose original songs exalt queer love, liberation, and fiercely sing out against oppression. Springfield Poet Laureate Magdalena Gómez talks about her work, including her careers as a poet, playwright, educator, and activist. Take in the sights and sounds of the 172nd Franklin County Fair, which returned this year after being canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic. Berkshire Film and Media Collaborative’s Diane Pearlman shares more about an exciting opportunity for young aspiring filmmakers: the Youth Film Challenge.