Dizhsa Nabani

Poster For anyone keen on Indigenous languages, language revitalization and the International Year of Indigenous Languages (2019 at its finest!), this conversation spotlights a favorite new video series: Dizhsa Nabani = Lengua Viva = Living Language, a documentary project on Zapotec language and identity in San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya, Oaxaca, Mexico. Dizhsa Nabani – Living Language …

Fiestas Patrias 2018

Mexico flag Celebrating the 2018 Mexican Independence Day weekend around the world: Grito de Dolores (on the evening of September 15) and Aniversario de la Independencia (September 16) commemorate Father Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla’s Grito de Dolores — on September 16, 1810, in the village of Dolores, near Guanajuato. Hidalgo called for the end of …

Guanajuato Links

Guanajuato flag Links related to Guanajuato, mexico Headlines Travel Guide to Guanajuato, Mexico: Love at First Sight Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/gtoexperience http://www.flickr.com/groups/gto-mexico tourism portals http://www.vamosaguanajuato.com http://www.guanajuato.gob.mx/gto/turismo.php http://www.guanajuato.mx/gtomx https://twitter.com/secturgto government Guanajuato San Miguel de Allende http://www.sanmiguelallende.gob.mx Green Map San Miguel / Mapa Verde San Miguel is participating in Green Map System, a collaborative effort of local mapmakers around …

Mexico’s National Tourism Forum

Elsewhere on the Web Foro Nacional de Turismo (National Tourism Forum) – Mexico Key Links http://foronacionaldeturismo.org http://foronacionaldeturismo.org/quienes-somos/ https://www.facebook.com/foronalturismo https://twitter.com/foronalturismo Events Mexico City hosts national tourism forum Elsewhere on the Web Fonatur participa Realizan 1er Foro de Sustentabilidad en la Promoción Turística Señalan los retos del turismo sustentable Videos https://www.facebook.com/foronalturismo El #XVIForoTurismo recibe a los Candidatos …

Angela Mendoza

Photo: Angela Mendoza Happy birthday, Angela! Befriending an artisan means meeting the family … and the town and ever-widening circles. For those keen on tourism that prioritizes faces as well as places, this page celebrates the work of Angela Mendoza, her family and many friends. She sells her weavings from her home workshop in Teotitlán …

San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya

Photo: 2013 Festival San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya is one of the oldest settlements in the region, founded by Zapotecs around 1100 AD. Named after a Zapotec warrior (Cochicahuala, or ‘he who fights at night), the town is located two kilometers from the Pan American highway behind afac large hill called Cerro Negro. Churches = Iglesias The …

Xochimilco Gardens

Poster: Ron Mader, Xochimilco What does responsible travel look like in Mexico City? = ¿Cómo se ve un viaje responsable en la Ciudad de México? Mexico City – Xochimilco is a case study in sustainable tourism in a fragile, vulnerable landscape, also a veritable World Heritage Site. On my list of top places in the …

Zapotec

Indigenous Peoples: Zapotec Zapotecs are an Indigenous group in Oaxaca with an incredible breadth and depth of culture. There are about 100 variations of the language. This page feature working notes on Zapotec culture, including language, traditional dance and food. Spotlight https://planeta.com/dizsha-nabani Headlines http://bulletin.swarthmore.edu/spring-2017-issue-iii-volume-cxiv/zapotec-talking-dictionary TuxTyping dedizh diiste / TuxTyping en Zapoteco http://www.pri.org/stories/politics-society/los-angeles-immigrant-community-pushes-to-keep-zapotec-language-alive-14648.html http://linguistics.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199384655.001.0001/acrefore-9780199384655-e-73 Elsewhere on the Web Ticha …