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Tennessee Williams story published | BBC

Tennessee Williams story published | BBC | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it


A previously unseen short story by US writer Tennessee Williams, inspired in part by an old college girlfriend, is published for the first time...

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Les Paños, tissu social | Liberation

Les Paños, tissu social | Liberation | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Dessinées sur des petits mouchoirs en tissu par des détenus du sud des Etats-Unis, ces toiles sont autant de messages destinés aux amis et aux familles. Réalisées entre 1994 et 2009, elles sont dessinées au stylo-bille, parfois coloriées, et composent des récits en jouant avec les icônes des cultures nord-américaine et mexicaine. Une cinquantaine de pièces sont exposées à Paris à la Galerie Chrisitan Berst, 3-4 passage des Gravillers, 75003 Paris. Jusqu'au 19 avril...

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Equinoccio de primavera en México | Prensa Libre (Mexique)

Equinoccio de primavera en México | Prensa Libre (Mexique) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Cientos de personas presenciaron este viernes desde las pirámides mexicanas de Teotihuacán el equinoccio de primavera, un fenómeno al que le atribuyen propiedades energéticas y que da inicio a una nueva estación del año en cada hemisferio...

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Museum to Honor Victims of 9/11 Will Open May 21 | The Times

Museum to Honor Victims of 9/11 Will Open May 21 | The Times | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it


A museum dedicated to the memory of those who died in the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 will open to the public on May 21, officials announced Monday...

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Maps Reveal How Immigration Transformed Boston’s Neighborhoods | Wired

Maps Reveal How Immigration Transformed Boston’s Neighborhoods | Wired | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it


In 1910, Boston was the fifth biggest city in the United States, with a population just over 670,000. It was the second busiest port of entry for foreigners at the time, and 240,000 of its citizens were foreign born...

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Brazil’s government program to protect a tribe criticized for its treatment of poor farmers | The Washington Post

Brazil’s government program to protect a tribe criticized for its treatment of poor farmers | The Washington Post | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Carlos Reis took photos the day government officials knocked down his house of 20 years and seized his land. “We lost our things,” said Reis, who now lives in a tent with his wife and two sons...

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Bienal Mario Vargas Llosa busca convertir a Lima en centro literario | La Republica (Pérou)

Bienal Mario Vargas Llosa busca convertir a Lima en centro literario | La Republica (Pérou) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Evento iniciará actividades el lunes 24 de marzo.La meta de la Bienal Mario Vargas Llosa es convertir a Lima en el “centro del huracán literario”, aseguró Carlos Granes, vocero de la Cátedra Vargas Llosa, organizadora del evento...

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Moccasin tops honour missing, slain women in new art exhibit | CBC (Canada)

Moccasin tops honour missing, slain women in new art exhibit | CBC (Canada) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Hundreds of missing and murdered aboriginal women and girls in Canada and the United States are being remembered in a new travelling art exhibit featuring decorated moccasin tops...

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El colombiano Jorge Franco gana el Premio Alfaguara | El Espectador (Colombie)

El colombiano Jorge Franco gana el Premio Alfaguara | El Espectador (Colombie) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

El escritor colombiano Jorge Franco ganó, por mayoría, la XVII edición del Premio Alfaguara con "El mundo de afuera", una novela sobre el amor y la muerte, basada en un secuestro que conmocionó a Medellín en 1971 y que supuso el comienzo de la...

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Salon du livre 2014 : polémique autour des écrivains argentins invités | Le Huffington Post

Salon du livre 2014 : polémique autour des écrivains argentins invités | Le Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Rendez-vous de la planète littéraire, le Salon du livre de Paris ouvre ses portes ce vendredi 21 mars et met à l'honneur l'Argentine, creuset de l'une des littératures les plus créatives et prolifiques d'aujourd'hui...

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Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times: The Seven Teachings | Indian Country Today

Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times: The Seven Teachings | Indian Country Today | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

 

"We are invited once again to revisit the time honored Teachings, and to embrace the old ways in order to renew our connection to the Sacred Teachings. We need this old knowledge in our lives to live in these modern times of technology...


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El enigmático Wiracochapampa en Huamachuco, La Libertad | Arqueologia del Peru

El enigmático Wiracochapampa en Huamachuco, La Libertad | Arqueologia del Peru | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

A 2,8 km al norte de la ciudad de Huamachuco se encuentra Wiraqochapampa, uno de los sitios arqueológicos más importantes y enigmáticos de la región. Emplazado sobre un área relativamente plana a 3050 m.s.n.m., abarca aproximadamente 33 ha...

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Europa tiene nueve mil obras mexicanas | Excelsior (Mexique)

Europa tiene nueve mil obras mexicanas | Excelsior (Mexique) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

CIUDAD DE MÉXICO, 20 de marzo.- La Biblioteca Nacional de Francia resguarda 400 códices mexicanos; la colección más grande e importante de estos manuscritos prehispánicos fuera de México...

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México inaugura el jardín más grande del mundo con más de 200 millones de flores | La Red 21 (Uruguay)

México inaugura el jardín más grande del mundo con más de 200 millones de flores | La Red 21 (Uruguay) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Ubicado a una hora y media de Ciudad de México, el complejo apuesta a ser parada obligada para el turismo...

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New Johnny Cash album rescued from the vaults | The Seattle Times

New Johnny Cash album rescued from the vaults | The Seattle Times | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

This release is a real find. It’s not a collection of unfinished demos, alternate tracks, or outtakes. It’s a bonafide...

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Native Americans ask German museum to return human scalps in its display | The Independant

Native Americans ask German museum to return human scalps in its display | The Independant | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Members of Native American tribes are involved in a dispute with a German Wild West museum over human scalps in its exhibition...   

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Cuadros y contrastes de Perú | Lamoula.pe (Pérou)

Cuadros y contrastes de Perú | Lamoula.pe (Pérou) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Una mujer sentada en su puesto de un mercado cusqueño. Esta imagen (encabezando la nota) es el segundo puesto de la categoría 'Premio Nacional' de ...

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Peru government tells Machu Picchu Tourists: 'stop getting naked' | The Independent

Peru government tells Machu Picchu Tourists: 'stop getting naked' | The Independent | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

The Peruvian government has issued a warning to tourists wishing to enjoy the ancient city in the buff. The crackdown comes after a spate of naked incidents in recent months...
    

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Peru Repatriates More than 8,000 Pieces of Cultural Heritage Since 2007 | Peruvian Times

Peru Repatriates More than 8,000 Pieces of Cultural Heritage Since 2007 | Peruvian Times | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Peru’s government has repatriated over 8,000 pieces of cultural heritage over the past seven years, which had been smuggled out of the Andean country and sold on the black market, state news agency Andina reported...

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Europe's Sin: Caribbean States Call for Slavery Reparations | Der Spiegel

Europe's Sin: Caribbean States Call for Slavery Reparations | Der Spiegel | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

The leaders of 15 Caribbean countries are calling for reparations from European countries relating to the slave trade that took place 200 years ago. A lawyer representing them says the legacy of slavery still plagues the region today...

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Mosby & Co. to showcase Americana, historical and ethnographic categories on April 18 | Art Daily

Mosby & Co. to showcase Americana, historical and ethnographic categories on April 18 | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

A mid-19th century Sharps Model 1855 carbine (or short-barrel rifle), a Civil War-era inscribed and dated presentation grade sword, and a pair of circa-1800 four-barrel “duck’s foot” pistols are expected headliners at an auction slated for Friday,...

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La vida es un milagro | El Espectador (Colombie)

La vida es un milagro | El Espectador (Colombie) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Cristina Rodríguez nació en Bogotá en 1964. Estudió Bellas Artes en la Universidad de los Andes e hizo una maestría en pintura en The Slade School of Fine Arts, en Londres...

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Spiritual Leader Sid Hill Agrees That It's Time to Change 'Redskins' | Indian Country Today

Spiritual Leader Sid Hill Agrees That It's Time to Change 'Redskins' | Indian Country Today | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Sid Hill took the call a few months ago. It was a representative of the Washington Redskins football club, asking for Hill's take on the national furor over whether the team's nickname should be changed...

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Needed: qualified archaeologists | Trinidad Express

Needed: qualified archaeologists | Trinidad Express | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Trinidad and Tobago is a Republic consisting of two small islands that jointly support a population of 1.3 million. This means that there is limited available land space to satisfy the needs of an increasing population...

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La face cachée du Brésil : un membre du Congrès reçoit le prix du 'raciste de l'année' | Survival International

La face cachée du Brésil : un membre du Congrès reçoit le prix du 'raciste de l'année' | Survival International | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Le député brésilien Luis Carlos Heinze a proféré des commentaires racistes sur les Indiens du Brésil, les homosexuels et les Noirs. Survival International a décerné le prix du ‘raciste de l’année’ à un éminent membre du Congrès brésilien à...

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