Archaeologist involved in discovery of early human life in ancient Peru

A-tisket, A-tasket. You can tell a lot from a basket. Especially if it comes from the ruins of an ancient civilization inhabited by humans nearly 15,000 years ago.

Tiahuanaco Citadel

The mystery surrounding Tiahuanaco Citadel

Tiahuanaco, which came before the Inca civilization, started out as a village about 1580 BC but grew into an Andean empire that began to spread about 724 AD

Is the youth endangering culture and tradition?

The lack of interest shown by the young LatAm population might be the cause of extinction of the culture, tradition, and history of the region.

Bolivia: the bible in Aymara?

Pope Francis publicly honored a Bolivian for his work translating religious texts into native languages of South America.

Where is the Guaraní community?

Late studies identify about 280,000 Guaraní indigenous groups distributed throughout four countries, but where, specifically, can they be found?

50 years: “Cien Años De Soledad”

It's been 50 years since the first edition of "Cien Años de Soledad" was published.

April: Gabriela Mistral month!

Undoubtedly, one of the main figures in Chilean and Latin American literature; and the only Latin American female poet to win a Nobel Prize.

“La mujer del animal” made a big entrance

The Colombian film has been awarded the best film in the XXIII edition of the Latin American Film Show of Catalonia.

NOTAMIA on air

The news agency of indigenous and Afro-descendant women, was presented in Mexico with the objective of making visible the work of this group in Latin America and to promote communication between cultures.

Did ancient tribes shaped the Amazon?

New research shows the Amazon was partly shaped by indigenous peoples thousands of years ago.

Mexico’s angular stone in Literature and politics

The work of Octavio Paz offers a great universal curiosity, because it is interested in many areas, has very authoritative opinions, very informed in all types of subjects.

Modern democracy conquered Latin America before Europe

A group of researchers found the first outlines of a society with democracy in Latin America, its origin is not a European phenomenon and it existed before the invasion of the Spanish empire.

South American music festivals you shouldn`t miss

During the past years Central and South America have seen some of the biggest growth in the industry when it comes to new festivals and famous ones that are looking to expand.

“Killa” kills the expectations

The Ecuadorian feature film "Killa (before the moon comes out)", becomes the first in the country to narrate a story with the 50% of the dialogues in Quechua language.

Venezuela: a metaphor alive

"La Soledad" by the filmmaker Jorge Thielen Armand is his catharsis to show the chaotic situation of Venezuela.

Preservation made possible by indigenous women

Woman plays a fundamental role in the development and preservation of native mother language, an invaluable wealth of the linguistic culture of Latin America.

Belize with Mayan history

A couple of months ago, a team of archaeologists at the University of California, San Diego, United States, had found a unique remnant in an archaeological site of Nim Li Punit (Belize) and the results of the studies are finally here.

Philip Potdevin took Wayú culture into a book

The Colombian writer Philip Potdevin has just published his novel 'Palabrero', with Intermediate Publishers.

BOGOSHORTS hits the road

BOGOSHORTS world tour is an initiative of the BOGOSHORTS Movement and the Bogotá Short Film Festival - BOGOSHORTS for the international promotion of Colombian talent in the short film format. 

Culture through her voice

Proud of being an Oaxacan indigenous woman, the soprano María Reyna González shares the sounds of the Mixe language to the world.

Yaminahua becomes official

The government of Peru recognized the official language of the alphabet of the indigenous community Yaminahua.

The year for Augusto Roa Bastos

The “Real Academia de la Lengua Española” will hold a special edition of "Yo el Supremo" for 2017, the masterpiece of the Paraguayan intellectual.


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