Carolina De Robertis is a Uruguayan-American author and teacher of creative writing at San Francisco State University. Her addition to My Mixtape is a song that really pumps her up. Got one of your own? Submit it to us here.
Did you ever listen to a song when you were little and think-- I wanna be like that. Maciel Jacques is an East Oakland local and managing director of Central Legal de La Raza. Today she brings us the Carlos Santana song that inspired her as a young girl.
"Black Man Redemption," by Bob Marley and the Wailers
David Roach, co-founder and director of the Oakland International Film Festival, gives us a song that brings him back. What songs transport you directly into a special moment of your life? Give us your own addition to My Mixtape here.