Feminism on the Border: Chicana Gender Politics and

Sonia Saldívar-Hull

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Video/C 4372 This episode focuses on Brazil's Waiapi peoples who fight to maintain control over their lands. The Partnerships team includes Portfolio Operations, the Review and Translation Program, Strategic Initiatives, and three regional teams focused on managing partnerships in Europe & Asia, Africa & the Middle East, and Latin America & Caribbean. DVD 7433 A documentary on the history of Our Lady of Guadalupe and how she became an important part of the culture of Mexico.

Jose Marti: An Introduction (New Directions in Latino

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This group did not immigrate, but were granted American citizenship when Mexico was forced to cede the territory they lived on on after the Mexican-American war in 1848. Video/C 6069 Traces the history of the town of Canudos, Brazil, from its rise as the center of Antonio Conselheiro's millenialist preachings to the massacre during the "Insurrection" of 1897 to its modern incarnation as Nova Canudos, examining the social factors underlying the conflict and its description by Cunha in his Os sertoes.

Oxford Surveys in Evolutionary Biology: Volume 2: 1985

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Therefore, it will be possible to comprehend the current impacts and consequences of their practices. Throughout the 20th century, efforts were made to relieve the plight of landless peasants and small farmers.� They focussed on distributing land more equitably and on improving the agricultural yield of farmland.� Land reform was a goal of many socialist governments and Marxist rebel groups that tried to make farming more efficient by nationalizing farmland and allowing peasants to work it.� Lack of private ownership and lack of technical expertise as well as funds to purchase seeds and other necessary supplies kept land reform from overall success but the policy did somewhat increase rural stability.

Journeys of the Slave Narrative in the Early Americas (New

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Some of their TV shows are modeled after American counterparts like Family Feud (100 Mexicanos Dijeron or "A hundred Mexicans said" in Spanish), Big Brother, American Idol, Saturday Night Live and others. The Maya peoples are known for their brightly colored yarn-based textiles, which are woven into capes, shirts, blouses, huipiles and dresses. In addition, the tamarind fruit, indigenous to East Africa and grown in many areas of the Caribbean, is offered on many celebratory occasions in the form of the tamarind drink.

José Martí and the Future of Cuban Nationalisms

Alfred J. López

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In: Leslie Bethell (ed.), A cultural history of Latin America. And one of the elders saith unto me, 'Weep not: behold, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, hath prevailed to open the Book and to loose the seven of God sent forth unto all the earth.' " 11. "I am black, but comely" (Song of Solomon 1: 5). 12. DVD 3693 Following Fidel (Portrait of the Caribbean; 6) Life in Cuba under the Communist regime of Fidel Castro offers contrasts in improved education but inadequate housing.

Literature and Ideology in Haiti, 1915-1961

J. Michael Dash

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The capital, Kingston, is now in reality the nucleus of a conurbation stretching across three parishes and containing over 1 million people, with thousands more traveling in from outlying towns and villages for daily employment. Deteriorating economic conditions during the 1970s led to recurrent violence as rival gangs affiliated with the major political parties evolved into powerful organized crime networks involved in international drug smuggling and money laundering.

Selected Cronicas: Essays (New Directions Paperbook)

Clarice Lispector

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Some new sociological and anthropological studies, such as one by anthropologist Lara Braff, demonstrate that women are increasingly unlikely to take Catholic doctrine into account when deciding how many children to have. Mas Fever goes behind the scenes for an insider's look at the people and events of this lavish festival. c1989. 55 min. Presented at the International Latino Film Festival held in the San Francisco Bay Area. 2007. 74 min. Acabamos de lanzar el proyecto Adapta, con el objetivo de mejorar la resiliencia a riesgos climáticos, de 1.000 pequeños productores de cacao y miel. ¡Entérate más sobre el proyecto en este video! #Proadapt Nordic Development Fund Ingemann Fine Cocoa https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STJw6vc78L8

Borges: A Life

Edwin Williamson

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This does not include American citizens of Mexican ancestry. "Mexicans in the United States shifted from agricultural and seasonal jobs to urban jobs with less demand variation. Following this reasoning, crucial to the redefinition of the Caribbean(s), this part of the analysis focuses on two novels, one by Marie (Vieux) Chauvet and the other by Myriam Warner-Vieyra, because theirs are texts which offer an embryonic attempt at denouncing and undoing a quasi-sacred and forced literary canon established by critics informed by the Aristotelian poetics.

Juan Luis Martínez's Philosophical Poetics

Scott Weintraub

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Some accounts report that merengue was first danced in 1844 in the northwestern region of the country, near the Haitian border, to celebrate the victory by Dominicans in the Battle of Talanquera against the Haitians (Coopersmith 120). Gran Concierto "Una noche cubana en los 50." This digital reproduction is intended to support research, teaching, and private study. The location of the Yungas, with its semitropical valleys, has made the region an oasis of crop production. Follow the conversation about this and other NEA-funded projects on Twitter at #NEAFall2014 A collaboration between the University of Florida School of Music and Broward College, which brings together outstanding artists for a weeklong event designed to extend the experience and expand the possibilities of learning and performing Brazilian music.

Teaching Caribbean Poetry (National Association for the

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Latin American Immigration to the United States. Some authentic Mexican dishes include: Pozole, a hearty soup made from hominy and pork; Carnitas, which are simply "little meats" served with corn tortillas and a variety of salsas and toppings, and tamales of all varieties. Orders for single articles may be submitted by phone and fax. República Dominicana: La Ruta Hacia Liborio, 2004, 319 p. Standard 'straight' theater fare included the English school of Shakespeare, Dryden, Sheridan, and Goldsmith and operettas, pantomimes, and comedies.