Mexico’s 1968 Olympics

Poster Mexico celebrates the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Olympics. Monday, October 8, 4pm-9pm, Cineteca Coloquio: Detrás de los Juegos de la XIX Olimpiada México 68 www.mexico68.org/es/intervenciones/coloquio-cineteca/cineteca.html” Facebook www.facebook.com/events/681238495587632/ Key Links http://www.mexico68.org https://www.olympic.org/Mexico-1968 Facebook Fanfarrias Olímpicas 50 años Olimpiada México 68 – Marlene Ehrenberg Tours En el Palacio de Bellas Artes, volvieron a sonar las …

Mexico City 1968: Tlatelolco

Remembering the October 2, 1968 massacre in the Tlatelolco Plaza in Mexico City. Hashtag: #2DeOctubre, #Tlatelolco68 Headlines Mexico’s Tlatelolco Massacre, and Its Echoes Today As Mexico marks 50th anniversary of Tlatelolco massacre, students say they’re still under attack Javier Barros Sierra, el gran rector frente a la tragedia – @revistaproceso 2 de octubre. Aquella tarde …

Guadalajara’s 2018 Feria del Maíz

Poster One more reason to visit Guadalajara: the 4th Corn Fair takes place Sunday, September 30, 11am-6pm at the Club de Leones de Guadalajara, Avenida De los Leones # 75, Colonia Tepeyac Casino. Admission is free with voluntary contributions to be granted to the winning producers of the traditional dishes contest. Key Links http://www.feriadeproductores.mx https://www.facebook.com/events/314707295686342 …

Huitlacoche

Photo: Mutated Corn Smut Huitlacoche is an edible corn fungus, aka mushroom, aka corn smut, that comes into season once it begins to rain. Absolutely delicious in a soup or taco and countless other dishes. Huitlacoche season: July-October Flickr Corn Smut Where to find Huitlacoche in Oaxaca Central de Abasto(s) Elsewhere on the Web ¿Por …

Nixtamal

Buzzwords Nixtamal = limed kernels of corn ready to be ground into masa Embedded Tweets Curso de cocina con NIXTAMAL @ronmader @QuePasaOaxaca @hazquesucedagdl @AIP_Oaxaca @hotelesdeoaxaca @RegioCoop @hostalposadaoax @Oaxaca_Digital @TurismoCdOax @MonitorOaxaca @CocinerosMxTV pic.twitter.com/Ae9ZAXg1yg — Mundo Ceiba A.C. (@Mundo_Ceiba_AC) September 29, 2018 Headlines Herencia de cal: las madres poblanas del nixtamal Wikipedia Nixtamalization Planeta.com Corn = Maíz …

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 …

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 …

Mexico 2018 Informe

Hashtags Informe = State of the nation document presented by Mexico’s president on September 1. The oral message is a private affair that takes place a day or two later. This year, President Enrique Peña Nieto will deliver his message related to his Sexto Informe on September 3. Hashtag: #6toInforme Key Links https://www.gob.mx/informe https://www.gob.mx/presidencia https://www.facebook.com/gobmx …

Mexico City Hosts Festival of Indigenous Cultures (2018)

Mexico City – Recapping last week’s Fifth Festival of Indigenous Cultures, Peoples and Original Neighborhoods originating in Mexico City (Quinta Fiesta de las Culturas Indígenas, Pueblos y Barrios Originarios de la Ciudad de México), August 24 to September 2. Join us! = ¡Acompáñanos! Key Links http://data.cultura.cdmx.gob.mx/culturasindigenas https://twitter.com/FiestaIndigena Questions Is there a directory of exhibitors? = …