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Beyond Mojitos & Mariachis

Solidaridad

Queridos lectores mexicanos y puertorriqueños:   Mi solidaridad, corazón y oraciones están con ustedes ~No pierdan la esperanza~    Un fuerte abrazo, Claudia Espinosa

Sep 24 More

México: Feliz día de la independencia!!

Queridos lectores mexicanos, Antes que nada, les quiero mandar mi solidaridad. Acabamos de vivir el desastre del huracán Harvey aquí en Houston y estamos con ustedes en los momentos difíciles ...

Sep 16 More

¿Sabes lo que es el Yu-Mex?

Estimados lectores,   Hoy quiero compartir con ustedes un artículo muy interesante que detalla la historia del Yu-Mex. Se trata de una exportación de la cultura mexicana a un lugar ...

Sep 4 More

Performance Review: Andrés Orozco-Estrada and the Houston Symphony

Andrés Orozco-Estrada, the Colombian conducting sensation who has imbued the Houston Symphony with new flair, started off 2017 with joyful, high-caliber performances. The distinctive ...

Feb 5 More

Favorites: Brazillionaires

This week, I finished reading Alex Cuadros’ Brazillionaires: Wealth, Power, Decadence, and Hope in an American Country. It is an elegantly written and thoroughly researched narrative that ...

Oct 2 More

Weekly Favorites: Venezuela

Gabriela Montero, a pianist and composer renowned for her improvisations, has been vocal about her opposition to the Maduro administration in Venezuela. She has expressed her views in a variety ...

Sep 18 More

On the Olympics Opening Ceremonies

The latest Olympiad has officially begun! The opening ceremonies felt authentically Brazilian, and as Sarah Larson outlined in her review (English) of the telecast U.S. viewers saw, it included ...

Aug 7 More