All posts tagged Latin America

USA- MEXICO Facing Walls

Asylum Rights Violated

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.

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Neighboring Scenes

Neighboring Scenes, the annual showcase of contemporary Latin American cinema at Lincoln Center in New York, returns for its second edition January 26-31.

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LAMC 2016

The seventeenth edition of the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) took over New York City this week from July 6th to 9th.

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“Radical Cities”

In his book “Radical Cities”, Justin McGuirk travels across Latin America in search of activist architects, maverick politicians and alternative communities.

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Latin Art Stars at the Guggenheim

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.

Curating Latin American Art

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.

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Latin America Mourns Mandela

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.