LAMC – the Eighteenth annual Latin Alternative Music Conference took over New York City last week from July 11th to 15th.
Facing Walls: USA and Mexico’s violation of the rights of asylum seekers, a new report from Amnesty International USA, explores the impact of a raft of new policies and ongoing practices that result in asylum seekers pursuing increasingly more desperate and dangerous means of crossing the U.S. border.
Neighboring Scenes, the annual showcase of contemporary Latin American cinema at Lincoln Center in New York, returns for its second edition January 26-31.
Sofia Rei’s music has taken her all around the world and earned her critical acclaim. The next step is a week-long residency at The Stone in New York City.
More than 1,000 spectators came to Belém’s Igarapés Park,to see Brazil’s own B-Boy Luan emerge as champion of the Red Bull BC One Latin America.
In his book “Radical Cities”, Justin McGuirk travels across Latin America in search of activist architects, maverick politicians and alternative communities.
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York is one of the worlds foremost institutions dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of art. From June 13 through October 1, 2014, the museum will present the exhibition Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today.
Pablo León de la Barra was selected by a committee of five experts in Latin American art as Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America. León de la Barra is currently in a two-year residency at the Guggenheim in New York.
As compiled by the Pan-American Post blog, many Latin American leaders reacted to the the news that former South African President Nelson Mandela passed away yesterday. See examples of the reactions.