Grammys 2023: hosts, complete list of nominees and where to see the awards ceremony from Latin America

Grammys 2023 hosts complete list of nominees and where to

Violinist Curtis Stewart performs at the Grammy Awards on April 3, 2022, in Las Vegas.VALERIE MACON (AFP) The Grammy Awards ceremony, one of the most anticipated events by the music industry each year, already profiles the possible stars of the night by the number of nominations and the inevitable commercial impact of their art. On … Read more

Centenary of the writer Norman Mailer, disappointed husband of America

Centenary of the writer Norman Mailer disappointed husband of America

IN THE TELERAMA ARCHIVES – The author of “The Executioner’s Song” was the rebellious conscience of the United States, his adored country but for which he forgave nothing. On January 31, he would have been 100 years old. A great opportunity to (re)read this portrait published in our columns when he died in 2007. He … Read more

66 years after the death of Gabriela Mistral: who was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature in Latin America

66 years after the death of Gabriela Mistral who was scaled

Gabriela Mistral died on January 10, 1957. (Getty Images) The January 10 from 1957, gabriel mistral She was leaving this world after being admitted a few days earlier to a New York hospital due to pancreatic cancer. Thus, at the age of 67, she died the first woman from Latin America and the second Latin … Read more

José María Torres Caicedo, el colombiano que creó el vocablo América Latina

Jose Maria Torres Caicedo el colombiano que creo el vocablo

José María Torres Caicedo. Foto: Emile Tourtin. Gallica. Existen muchos estereotipos, imaginarios y creencias frente a lo que significa ser latinoamericano. Por ejemplo, se cree que todos los latinos saben bailar salsa, reguetón y demás ritmos de influencia caribeña, son impuntuales y muy familiares. Sin embargo, cada tanto resuena la pregunta ¿Qué signfica ser latinoamericano? … Read more

Gabriel García Márquez and “The loneliness of Latin America”

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In its ruling, the institution explained that the Nobel was awarded to garcia marquez “for his novels and short stories in which the fantastic and the real are combined in a universe richly composed of imagination that reflects the life and conflicts of the American continent.” During his acceptance speech, the writer covered the fables … Read more

Latin America gains ground in the green transition and in the world of biofuels

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According to the report Latin American Economic Outlook (LEO) 2022: “towards a green and just transition” -presented on November 7 at the COP27 in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt- Latin America and the Caribbean constitute one of the most vulnerable regions to climate change. However, the region is well positioned to face a transition to renewable … Read more

The pending accounts of Latin America, according to three former presidents

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Latin America shares the values ​​of the West but needs China and drags burdens such as the fight against drugs, poverty and a weak rule of law, say former presidents Luis Alberto Lacalle, Ernesto Zedillo and Juan Manuel Santos. “We Latin Americans must accept that we have failed” in the attempt for economies and societies … Read more

Laura Restrepo trusts that Latin America is a vanguard territory

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Guadalajara, Jal., Daughter of a nomadic family whose childhood went from the knee-deep snow in Copenhagen to the hot party of Havana in the wake of the triumphant revolutionaries, the writer Laura Restrepo (Bogotá, 1950) is confident that Latin America will establishes itself as a vanguard territory with the new geopolitical map of the region, … Read more

Alberto Hurtado: The Peruvian doctor who won the most prestigious science award in America, in 1972

Alberto Hurtado The Peruvian doctor who won the most prestigious

“Hurtado, 72 years old, was awarded for his biomedical research in the Andean areas of Peru, as well as for the merit of his findings in respiratory diseases in these same areas,” reported Trade. The Peruvian scientist, who was also awarded $30,000, had served as Minister of Public Health and Social Assistance between 1946 and … Read more

Rosaries and anti-abortion slogans: the ultra-right in Latin America seeks leaders who align with their values

Rosaries and anti abortion slogans the ultra right in Latin America seeks

The far-right congress began this Friday with a counter-demonstration by a handful of anti-capitalists singing – “because the fight is joy” – and proclaiming their slogans in front of the doors of the Westin hotel in Mexico, and ended in the same roundabout with a parade of large trucks from which decorated people came down … Read more