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Lew Wallace, a Life in Artifacts | Slate

Lew Wallace, a Life in Artifacts | Slate | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Lew Wallace lived an exceptional life: He was a Civil War general, a war crimes judge, a Wild West lawman, a diplomat, and one of the best-selling novelists in American history. He also fancied himself a painter...

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Motown hits producer Richards dies | BBC

Motown hits producer Richards dies | BBC | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Motown songwriter-producer Deke Richards, who was behind songs including the Jackson 5's first three US number one hits, dies aged 68...

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Sale of Pre-Columbian Art Falls Short of Expectations | The New York Times

Sale of Pre-Columbian Art Falls Short of Expectations | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Sales fell short of expectations at an auction in Paris of pre-Columbian artifacts that several Latin American nations had objected to...

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Obama Proclaims Río Grande del Norte a National Monument, Significant Site for Natives | Indian Country Today

Obama Proclaims Río Grande del Norte a National Monument, Significant Site for Natives | Indian Country Today | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

A story about President Obama proclaiming the establishment of the Río Grande del Norte National Monument, an important site for Natives...

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Artifacts Shed Light on Social Networks of the Past | Heritage Daily

Artifacts Shed Light on Social Networks of the Past | Heritage Daily | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Researchers studied thousands of ceramic and obsidian artifacts from A.D. 1200-1450 to learn about the growth, collapse and change of social networks in the late pre-Hispanic Southwest...

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African American art since 1950 from The David C. Driskell Center on view at the Taft Museum | Art Daily

African American art since 1950 from The David C. Driskell Center on view at the Taft Museum | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

African American Art Since 1950 : Perspectives from The David C. Driskell Center is on view through April 21, 2013. Get a taste of the wide variety of contemporary art created by African American artists spanning six decades...

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Muere el pianista Bebo Valdés a los 94 años | La Prensa (Nicaragua)

Muere el pianista Bebo Valdés a los 94 años | La Prensa (Nicaragua) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

El pianista cubano Bebo Valdés, leyenda del jazz latino, murió este viernes a los 94 años en Suecia donde se había instalado recientemente con su familia debido a un...

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Cuba musician Bebo Valdes dies at 94 | BBC

Cuba musician Bebo Valdes dies at 94 | BBC | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Bebo Valdes, a Cuban jazz musician who became famous as a pianist and bandleader in 1940s Havana, has died aged 94 in Sweden...

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Poesía peruana desde Indonesia | La Republica (Pérou)

Poesía peruana desde Indonesia | La Republica (Pérou) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Sin fronteras. La poesía adquiere un nuevo rumbo con el avance tecnológico y las redes sociales. En el Perú ya se realizó la primera lectura de poesía empleando Skype, que conectó Lima y Yakarta...

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Orden del Quetzal a Ricardo Arjona | Prensa Libre (Guatemala)

Orden del Quetzal a Ricardo Arjona | Prensa Libre (Guatemala) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Es merecida, justificada y popular la entrega de la Orden del Quetzal en el grado de Gran Collar al cantautor guatemalteco Ricardo Arjona, efectuada ayer en el Patio de la Paz del Palacio Nacional de la Cultura, por el presidente Otto Pérez Molina...

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Mexico aims to stop Paris auction of Aztec, Mayan artifacts | CBC (Canada)

Mexico aims to stop Paris auction of Aztec, Mayan artifacts | CBC (Canada) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

The Mexican government is demanding that Sotheby's auction house halt the planned sale of 51 pre-Columbian Mexican artifacts, arguing they are protected national historical pieces...

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Mexico demands Sotheby's halt auction of artifacts | The Archaeology News Network

Mexico demands Sotheby's halt auction of artifacts | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

The Mexican government demanded Wednesday that the Sotheby's auction house halt the planned sale of 51 pre-Colombian Mexican artifacts, arguing they are protected national historical pieces...

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Has Gettysburg Kicked Its Kitsch Factor? | Smithsonian

Has Gettysburg Kicked Its Kitsch Factor? | Smithsonian | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Historian Tony Horwitz travels to the Civil War battlefield and finds that even where time is frozen, it’s undergone welcome changes...

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The Passion of Lew Wallace | Slate

The Passion of Lew Wallace | Slate | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

The incredible story of how a disgraced Civil War general became one of the best-selling novelists in American history...

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New technology reveals El Tajin’s many hidden buildings | Past Horizons Archaeology

New technology reveals El Tajin’s many hidden buildings | Past Horizons Archaeology | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Three ball game courts, two terraced buildings and even a 1,000 year old residential area have all been revealed in the El Tajín archaeological zone in Veracruz, Mexico...

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Les Nations-Unies demandent la suspension immédiate d'un projet gazier en Amazonie | Survival France

Les Nations-Unies demandent la suspension immédiate d'un projet gazier en Amazonie | Survival France | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Le Nations-Unies ont demandé au Pérou de renoncer à l’expansion d’un gigantesque projet gazier en Amazonie, en raison des risques...

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Celebran Semana Santa en San Ángel con actividades culturales | Excelsior (Mexique)

Celebran Semana Santa en San Ángel con actividades culturales |  Excelsior (Mexique) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

CIUDAD DE  MÉXICO, 25 de marzo.- Desde el pasado 17 de marzo y hasta el 7 de abril, los vecinos del barrio de San Ángel organizan diversas actividades, con motivo de la celebración de la Semana Santa, con las que esperan mantener vivas las...

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The ‘America’ Map: Review of ‘A Renaissance Globemaker’s Toolbox’ | The New York times

The ‘America’ Map: Review of ‘A Renaissance Globemaker’s Toolbox’ | The New York times | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

John W. Hessler’s book “A Renaissance Globemaker’s Toolbox” saves from obscurity Johannes Schöner, a 16th-century globe maker who rescued the nation’s 1507 “birth certificate.”...

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Technology helps Mexican archaeologists find new structures at El Tajin archaeological zone | Art Daily

Technology helps Mexican archaeologists find new structures at El Tajin archaeological zone | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Three ball fields, a couple of edifications denominated “balconies”, and a housing building of more than a thousand years old, where located in the Archaeological Zone of El Tajin, in Veracruz, by archaeologists from the National Institute of...

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Bebo Valdés muere en Suecia a los 94 años | Prensa Libre (Guatemala)

Bebo Valdés muere en Suecia a los 94 años | Prensa Libre (Guatemala) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Bebo Valdés, falleció en Suecia a los 94 años, fue una de las figuras más prominentes del jazz latino y un músico revolucionario, así como padre de otra gran figura de la música afrocubana, Chucho Valdés...

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Rompen récord piezas cuestionadas | Excelsior

Rompen récord piezas cuestionadas | Excelsior | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Si el valor artístico puede medirse en metálico, el arte precolombino goza de gran estima en Europa...

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La orfebrería religiosa continúa viva | Prensa Libre (Guatemala)

La orfebrería religiosa continúa viva | Prensa Libre (Guatemala) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

La orfebrería religiosa guatemalteca, que data de tiempos coloniales, destaca por la magna calidad de  piezas concebidas por talentosos plateros, cuya creatividad fue apreciada allende a  las fronteras...

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Otto Pérez pide a sancarlistas no hacer pintas durante Desfile Bufo | Prensa Libre (Guatemala)

Otto Pérez pide a sancarlistas no hacer pintas durante Desfile Bufo | Prensa Libre (Guatemala) | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

El presidente Otto Pérez Molina llamó ayer a quienes participen en la Huelga de Dolores a que no dañen y destruyan el patrimonio de los guatemaltecos, y que sea una expresión artística y un día festivo en lugar de hacer pintas...

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Tsutakawa fountain is back in business | The Seattle Times

Tsutakawa fountain is back in business | The Seattle Times | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

The centerpiece of the Seattle Sheraton's new Fountain Wine Bar & Lounge might look familiar to fans of Seattle painter/sculptor George Tsutakawa...

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Le LACMA redéploie ses collections d’art latino-américain | Art Media Agency

Le LACMA redéploie ses collections d’art latino-américain | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Amériques | Scoop.it

Le Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) inaugure la nouvelle muséographie qui accompagne le redéploiement de ses importantes collections d’art latino-américain...

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