Lila Downs

Lila Downs One of our fave singers “Me gusta cantarle a los que caen y luego se levantan, a la cumbia aguerrida y a las rancheras en donde se encuentra mi corazón.” Key Links liladowns.com https://www.facebook.com/LilaDownsOficial https://www.instagram.com/liladowns @liladowns Al Chile Lila Downs Explores Mexican Heritage Through the Pepper in New LP, ‘Al Chile’ https://www.npr.org/sections/altlatino/2019/05/09/721788831/lila-downs-celebrates-mexicos-culinary-and-cultural-sides-with-al-chile https://remezcla.com/releases/music/lila-downs-new-album-al-chile …

Oaxaca Postcards (2008)

Poster From the archives To raise awareness of Oaxaca’s unique cultural and biological diversity, Planeta.com is publishing a series of postcards designed and printed by leading graphics design company Despacharte. “Postcards are a terrific souvenir of a trip and a reminder of people and places worth remembering,” said Ron Mader, a journalist based in Oaxaca …

Happy Birthday, La Cosecha Oaxaca

Oaxaca City, Oaxaca, Mexico – Friends at the La Cosecha Market are celebrating their third anniversary Saturday, October 26, 2019. Translating: Gracias por ser parte de nosotros Thank you for being a part of us Key Links facebook.com/LaCosechaOaxaca https://goo.gl/maps/y4GmaR7aAg32 Invitation Facebook post: “Three years ago we started this project called #LaCosechaOaxaca, where under a scheme …

Ricardo Lopez Pinacho

Poster: 2012 World Environment Day Photo Safari Kudos to Oaxacan artist and tree sculptor Ricardo Lopez Pinacho who carved a menagerie of animals and human figures from tree stumps in Oaxaca City, Mexico. Our challenge. Take a photo Embedded Tweets Hey @ronmader… on my way to see the new @Insitumezcal in #Reforma, I saw an …

Teotitlán del Valle Talking Dictionary

Screenshot The Zapotec Talking Dictionary of Teotitlán del Valle began in 2013. This project has received collaboration from 35 native speakers from Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca, Mexico. Key Links talkingdictionary.swarthmore.edu/teotitlan/ talkingdictionary.swarthmore.edu What we love: everything. Visiting Teotitlán del Valle is one of the sweetest experiences in the world, made richer by appreciating the locals and …

Oaxaca’s Taller De La Araña

Oaxaca City Faves Friends visiting Oaxaca City are encouraged to greet my old neighbor Boris Loredo, aka Spider at his workshop, Taller De La Araña, Alcala #902. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/boris.loredo https://www.facebook.com/pages/Taller-De-La-Ara%C3%B1a/1175881499153965 Planeta.com Oaxaca Ciudad de Oaxaca = Oaxaca City Where to Buy Folk Art in Oaxaca City Oaxaca Art People 2016 Day of the Dead in …

Chinantec

Indigenous Peoples The Chinantecs live in Oaxaca and Veracruz, Mexico, especially in the districts of Cuicatlán, Ixtlán de Juárez, Tuxtepec, and Choapan. Language Their language belongs to the Western Oto-Mangue group. Recommended Listening Xeojn Twitter @NereoGachupin @xeojn Embedded Tweets Conoce más sobre la indumentaria tradicional de los #Chinantecos de San Lucas Ojitlán, #Oaxaca: https://t.co/YQxdknyxJt #CDIcultura …

A Gathering of Oaxaca’s Traditional Cooks

Poster The third annual Gathering of Oaxaca’s Traditional Cooks (3er Encuentro de Cocineras Tradicionales de Oaxaca) takes place this weekend (September 19-22) in Oaxaca City, Mexico. Key Links oaxaca.gob.mx Questions = Preguntas How is this event organized? = ¿Cómo se organiza este evento? Is there a directory of participants? = ¿Hay un directorio de participantes? …