Caribbean & Latin American

Itinerary: An Intellectual Journey

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DVD 4033 Directed by Eduardo Coutinho, 1984. Since its inception in 1982, the journal has defined popular culture broadly as "some aspect of culture which is accepted by or consumed by significant numbers of people." But the overall sound—better recorded, as studio technology improved—was, like the songs, 'tougher.' The massed horns of ska mostly disappeared; they would return when Reggae went international in the late 1970s.

Blackface Cuba, 1840-1895 (Rethinking the Americas)

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Trinidad and Tobago, with a population of 1.3 million, is the leading Caribbean producer of oil and gas and has a GDP of approximately US$28 billion (2013). From the early 20th century, the art of Latin America was greatly inspired by the Constructivist Movement.[ citation needed ] The Constructivist Movement was founded in Russia around 1913 by Vladimir Tatlin. The “have” countries dominate and take advantage of the “have-not” countries to an ever-greater extent. DVD X3435; Video/C 6565 "The Intag valley of Ecuador is a lush and fertile paradise inhabited by strong-willed and resourceful family farmers.

A Report on the Afterlife of Culture

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Since the lifestyle in the Caribbean is slow and laid-back, it gives the natives an opportunity to deal with human beings as human beings, and not as mechanical capitalists chasing materialistic dreams. Bakeries in Jamaica also send their Easter buns to shops in these communities, or Jamaican-owned bakeries abroad make their own versions. The frequency similar among the diff erent communities, with some needed, controlling for confounders such as age, sex, and socioeconomic and ethnic factors.

Lydia Cabrera and the Construction of an Afro-Cuban Cultural

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Australia also provided over $26 million to Haiti for emergency and reconstruction assistance following the 2010 earthquake. It shall enter into force for each other State or territory three months after the date on which that State or territory has deposited its instrument. 4 Over 25 students from Latin America and the Caribbean were trained at the course in Campeche. 5 The Ibermuseos Programme is a cooperation and integration initiative of Iberian-American countries to promote and articulate public policies in the area of museums and museology. http://www.ibermuseos.org/ (consulted on November 7, 2014). 6 The 1st Meeting of States Parties to the 2001 Convention (Paris, 26-27 March 2009) established the Scientific and Technical Advisory Body under paragraph 4 of Article 23 of this international instrument. 104 C&D•№13•2015 Proa del pecio Cristobal Colón, en playa La Mula, Municipio Guamá Santiago de Cuba© J.

The Writings of Carlos Fuentes (Texas Pan American)

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Former Catholics, by comparison, are ambivalent about the new pope. Central and South America: Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Venezuela Mexico -- Nicaragua -- Peru: Amazonian culture; Andean culture; Coastal Black and urban culture -- Venezuela. 1995. 55 min. DVD 6532 American Library Association Video Round Table: Notable Videos for Adults Documentary film explores the squatter settlement slum areas, or favelas, of Sao Paulo, Brazil. This latter point is not readily apparent in A Small Place.

The Colonial Divide in Peruvian Narrative: Social Conflict

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This initiative proposes the creation of a sustainable Network of Central American Anti-Organized Crime and Drug Prosecution Units (OCN) in order to strengthen the prosecuting and investigating capacities of Central American countries in handling complex and transnational cases involving drug trafficking as well as other forms of organized crime, and to enhance regional and inter-regional operational and judicial cooperation. While Kapo was still carving, another intuitive, Gaston Tabois, had also achieved considerable success for paintings whose vibrant colors proclaimed the joie de vivre of island life.

Afro-Cuban Tales

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Further on in the text, there is the following comment on the father’s reaction: “la obesa rata de la duda roía incansable el corazón de Don Felipe Montero” (108) [the obese rat of doubt was gnawing Don Felipe Montero’s tireless heart]. They can easily be applied to history because their application accurately portrays the circumstances, and characterizes the era of interest. Pittsburgh: Northwestern Pennsylvania Institute for Latin American Studies, 1978. Those who are capable of it: the educated, the literate, the elite, and those in exile.

The Politics of Spanish American 'Modernismo': By Exquisite

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Video/C 4318 Documentary, filmed in electronic and garment factories, examines working forces in United States and free-trade zones of developing countries particularly the Philippines and Mexico. Pre-Columbian cultures were primarily oral, though the Aztecs and Mayans, for instance, produced elaborate codices. However, it will be hard to convince workers to accept those sorts of conditions. These European officials developed a system of centralized commerce with the purpose to exclude to other foreign competitors.

Caribbean-English Passages: Intertexuality in a Postcolonial

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Financial markets were also impacted during the past year as investors reassessed risks and prospects from the emerging markets as the U. The table shows that, as of 2010, Latin America had less than twice the population but more than twice the land of the U. The leaders acknowledged that the process could take years to complete, and agreed to meet in Venezuela in 2011 and in Chile the next year to advance the process. The writings of Clarissa Kneeland are incorporated in the film.

Nationalism and Identity: Culture and the Imagination in a

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Geologically speaking, this range represents the dividing line between North and Central America. Regional differences were divided according to major cities, such as Bogotá, Barranquilla, Calí, and Medellín, and seen most starkly in ways of speaking, cultural traditions, physical appearance, and economic situation. Trade numbers indicate that Latin America is both an important source of imports (almost 20 percent) and an important destination of U. We won Reactions magazine’s award for ‘Best Latin America Insurance and Reinsurance Law Firm 2016’.