The main challenge Latin American cinema faces today is the awareness to exist and resume its commitment to collective destiny and history.
Identity & Culture
The plastic artist Alejandro Loccoco was proposed by the Council of Hispanic Communities, AC, with site in Chicago, Illinois, to make a mural in the United States where he excels Latin American culture, its traditions and the situation of migrants.
Indigenous communities’ knowledge is vast. The capital government will work to preserve the ancestral legacy practiced by healers in Mexico City.
Kukulkan pyramid built like ‘Russian nesting doll’ – a second structure had already been found under its exterior and now a third has been revealed
The traffic of cultural heritage is an activity that connects from antiquarians and politicians in Buenos Aires to narcos in Guatemala, from collectors under suspicion in Mexico to diplomats in Costa Rica and Peru. Important lost pieces that might clear our history.
Indigenous women took massive part of the struggles for land and defense of their ethnicity. Cacicas, mamma tallo, commandos, amazonas, warriors, various are the names that these indigenous heroines received, fighters in the liberation of their peoples in the Spanish conquest, and foreign domination.
Indigenous communities have gained significant progress in claiming their rights, promoted by the Bolivarian government, including highlights in their recognition in the Constitution and inclusion in social welfare missions.
A bar of chocolate made with Colombian cocoa won the highest award in the "International Chocolate Awards” held annually in London and Arahuacos and Koguis are responsible.
In a country that beholds each day less the sky, the Paraguayan astronomer Blas Servin reviews the dummy lines connecting the stars to recreate the drawings imagined by Guarani indigenous community
The graffiti is gaining more presence in Brazil, especially in Sao Paulo, a gray city that lends itself to colorful murals, but Rio de Janeiro does not stay back, where a couple of weeks ago opened the world's largest one, whose author is preparing a project Mexico City.
The world’s largest book fair opened in Germany and many countries in Latin America gets a second chance.
The ritual as we know it today is amazingly connected to our present. Let´s take a look at the history of the origin of the Day of Death in Mexico.
The Constitution of the United Mexican States, the top political legal document in its 136 articles traced the path of the country, it has been translated into 40 of the 68 indigenous languages of Mexico.
Both the US and Latin America were colonized by European powers. However they evolved in diametrically opposite directions.
It had been stated that Clovis was the first community that inhabited Latin America. Archaeologist’s discoveries in Chile, Monte Verdi, would turn down the theory.
Nowadays, Latin America is increasingly recognized worldwide for its diverse cultural expressions. The trend is also reflected in the Latin American modern art, a cultural expression that demonstrates the sophistication and variety of our region in New York.
A multidisciplinary team of anthropologists, odonatologists, geneticists and biologists aims to extract clues about the customs and rituals of these cultures of the community that inhabited the plateau more than 2,000 years ago.
October is the month to celebrate the discovery of our continent, but what are the real feelings of the Latin American population for the event?
Argentina opens its first service center to combine modern Western medicine and Mapuche’s tradition in Neuquen province.
The chinampas are small islands of marshy land very rich for cultivation, created by indigenous, that are supposedly able to provide all the Mexican population with just 10% of the land.
Mexico will promote indigenous languages throughout America through a multicultural festival with the participation of 12 poets from different latitudes on 13th of October in the Sala Nezahualcoyotl, in the Centro Cultural Universitario de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
25 years of Latin American film production to be celebrated.