Mexico Institute

Logo Elsewhere on the Web The Mexico Institute seeks to improve understanding, communication, and cooperation between Mexico and the United States by promoting original research, encouraging public discussion, and proposing policy options for enhancing the bilateral relationship. A binational Advisory Board, chaired by Luis Téllez Kuenzler and Earl A. Wayne, oversees the work of the …

Global Ecotourism Network

Elsewhere on the Web Global Ecotourism Network (GEN) – globalecotourismnetwork.org – is an organization whose founding members are the entire ex-Advisory Committee of The International Ecotourism Society (TIES). GEN’s mission is to bring together the world’s national and regional ecotourism associations and networks, destinations, indigenous peoples, global operators, professionals and academicians to grow the industry, …

Venice Links

Venice flag Snapshots from Venice, Italy in 2019 Italy’s “Floating City” is sinking under its sea level and the weight of mass tourism. Now residents of Venice are fighting to save its soul before it vanishes, as Samantha Hawley reports. Headlines Venice is facing multiple tourism threats and many Venetians now want controls on visitors …

Mexico City Links

Escudo Ciudad de México Links related to Mexico City presented in somewhat random order: Baseball diablos.com.mx Estadio Alfredo Harp Helú Wikipedia @DiablosRojosMX Headlines Must Visit Stops on the Metro Mexico City for book lovers – @MexicoRetold Features 1519 – 2019 Mexico City’s National Anthropology Museum Older Headlines A un mes del #19S https://www.thenatureofcities.com/2017/11/27/thinking-like-lake-mexico-city https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/alfonso-cuarons-mexico-city-hangout-guide-1068752 http://www.gq.com/story/is-mexico-city-the-new-iceland …

Melissa Biggs

Photo Key Links http://www.academia.edu/23296795/A_Taste_for_the_Local Flickr melisub /people/melisub/ Twitter @melisu_b Tweets by melisu_b YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChlUghZms0ARUjkQVKdA-RA Recent presentations Políticas públicas y cocinas tradicionales en México A buen hambre no hay mal pan: el bolillo, el birote y el gusto http://ica2018.es/mysite/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/PROGRAMA-FINAL.pdf Photos Friends of Melissa (FOM) Flickr: Have something nice to say about melisub? Write a testimonial Planeta.com …

SXSW

Elsewhere on the Web SXSW – sxsw.com – dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Hashtag: #SXSW Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. 2019 dates: March 8-17 Key Links sxsw.com soundcloud youtube @sxsw …

Vital Vegas

Venn Diagram Elsewhere on the Web Las Vegas, Nevada – For locals and visitors, Vital Vegas is a hoot, whether following the Twitter feed, podcast, visits to Channel 8 or its own YouTube channel. Paywall? There’s no stinking paywall. Vital Vegas vitalvegas.com https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMC8Yk1EQNbQJdiik_lIeqQ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMC8Yk1EQNbQJdiik_lIeqQ/videos @VitalVegas Tweets by VitalVegas 2019 Elon Musk Rumored to Be Circling …

Boing Boing

Elsewhere on the Web Boing Boing – boingboing.net – a directory of mostly wonderful things boingboing.net https://bbs.boingboing.net/faq https://boingboing.net/community Features Terra Nullius: Grifters, settler colonialism and “intellectual property” Chicago’s ‘Aloha Poke Co’ wants Hawaiians to stop using the words ‘aloha’ and ‘poke’ Cory Doctorow: Terra Nullius Planeta.com Internet Privacy