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Acercándonos a la Literatura - García Lorca - Alma ausente View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

In this video, Luis reads Federico Garcia Lorca's poem "Lament for Ignacio Sanchez Mejias."

Acercándonos a la Literatura - Lorca - "Noche del Amor Insomne" View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Luis reads Federico Garcia Lorca's poem "Night of Insomniac Love." Garcia Lorca is one of the most famous Spanish poets from the 20th Century and his poetry still remains relevant.

Acercándonos a la Literatura - José Asunción Silva - "Nocturno III" View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Luis reads Jose Asuncion Silva's poem "Nocturne III," a really sad composition about his dead sister, Elvira.

Álvaro - Arquitecto Español en Londres

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

Álvaro is a Spanish architect who works in London and counts the 2012 London Olympics among his projects. In addition to telling us what he likes most about his job and the English capital, he gives us advice regarding the best things to do when visiting Spain.

Antonio Vargas - Artista - Comic View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Mexico

Antonio Vargas is a versatile Mexican artist living in Los Cabos. He has done cartoons, commercial drawings, paintings and a lot of sculptures. In this episode Antonio is going to show us some of his cartoons containing the adventures of Surfo.

Antonio Vargas - Artista - ilustración - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Mexico

Our surf-loving friend Antonio Vargas is a talented illustrator with a varied career. Here we see some of his more commercial work and some of what he does for fun—like an illustrated magazine and notebook doodles.

Antonio Vargas - Artista - ilustración - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Mexico

You may know the baraja española, the Spanish deck of cards, with its classic renderings of kings and knights in four suits. Our illustrator friend Antonio Vargas created a uniquely Mexican baraja with native imagery drawing from the pre-Columbian Aztec, Olmec, Toltec and Mayan cultures.

Antonio Vargas - Artista - Escultura View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Mexico

Antonio Vargas is a talented painter and sculptor. In this video, he’s going to show us his works, explain what they mean and how he made them. A self-portrait as a fish? His father in clay? It’s all here.

Aprendiendo con Carlos - América precolombina - Mitos y leyendas Muiscas View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

Carlos introduces us to the Muiscas, one of the most developed Pre-Columbian civilizations to inhabit the Cundiboyacense plateau in the central part of present day Colombia.

Aprendiendo con Carlos - América precolombina - El mito de Bachué View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

Carlos explains the different roles myths have played historically and tells us the Muisca myth of Bachué, which explains the origin of Man.

Aprendiendo con Carlos - América precolombina - El mito de Bochica View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

Carlos closes his series on pre-Columbian America by sharing with us the myth of Bochica, a God thought to be responsible for several natural phenomena.

Baile Folklórico de Puerto Rico - Los Bailarines

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Puerto Rico

Nelly Ocacia and Benjamín Moldonado are both 19-year-old university students, and enjoy dancing with the Ballet Folklórico Guamanique when not studying. We caught up with them at the airport in San Juan, where they were welcoming new arrivals and seeing off departing passengers, much to the delight of travelers.

Baja Beans Café - 3- Los granos de café y la máquina tostadora View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Mexico

Our hostess at Baja Beans in Pescadero, Baja California tells us a bit about their coffee's roasting process.

Beatriz Noguera - Exposición de Arte

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Colombian painter, Beatriz Noguera, tells us a bit about her work and its cultural and mythological inspirations.

Carlos comenta - Los Años Maravillosos - La década de los 80 y música View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

Although the Colombian version of the Wonder Years is based upon the well-known American series, Carlos explains to us some similarities and differences between the two versions.

Clara y Cristina - Saludar View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Spain

In this video, we learn how to greet people, how to speak about ourselves, the phrases that we say when we meet new people, how to introduce ourselves and how to say goodbye.

Club de las ideas - Batería de breves - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

From a photography exhibit on endangered vultures to students who prefer the beach to the classroom as a manner of studying their environment, a Spanish news channel reviews a plethora of eclectic news briefs.

Club de las ideas - Batería de breves - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

"The Ideas Club" presents eclectic news briefs on student map-making contests, a dedicated dancer of many styles, climate change and a forestry training program for unemployed workers.

Club de las ideas - Mi entorno View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain Andalusia

Ana and Laura from Spain take us on a tour of Morón, Spain's Cultural Center.

Club de las ideas - La zorra y el cuervo View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain Andalusia

The moral of this age old fable is not to always trust others' words.

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