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GIFF in SMA Moves to November or December

GIFF in SMA Moves to November or December

The Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF) is one event that makes San Miguel de Allende a center of international attention each year, bringing together directors, producers, actors, scriptwriters, filmmakers, and the general public.

Yes, There will be Xúchiles, but on a Smaller Scale

Yes, There will be Xúchiles, but on a Smaller Scale

Traditionally, the night begins with a kermés—named after the red dye used for decorations and derived from an insect of the same name. The festival begins in the oldest neighborhoods of the city, where people meet, share a meal, sing, dance, and prepare for the big event.

 

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Farmers Ask Lack of Rain to be Investigated

Farmers Ask Lack of Rain to be Investigated

You look at the sky, the clouds are black, and weather conditions indicate it will storm. Suddenly, one or more planes fly low, and the clouds turn white and disappear. This is what residents of the community of San Antonio, on the road to Doctor Mora, say they have observed.

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San Miguel ElecTrikes. Pedal to Win

San Miguel ElecTrikes. Pedal to Win

Imagine a vehicle that is simple and fun… that zips you across San Miguel quicker than a car and uses less energy on a 150-mile ride than a 5-minute hot shower. Imagine big fat tires that go over the cobblestones and topes with ease and stability. You are imagining the San Miguel ElecTrike!

Art Opening “The Wild Substance”

Art Opening “The Wild Substance”

The Wild Substance is a collective exhibition that was born as an initiative of Casa Fehrrera with the purpose of articulating a group of artists whose body of work addresses psychedelia in the strict sense of its Greek root: ψυχή, “soul”, and δηλωτικό, “manifest”, that is, the manifestation of the soul, or, of the mind.

International Writers’ Conference to be Held Online Soon

International Writers’ Conference to be Held Online Soon

Have you discovered the Pleasures of Reading and writing in these strange days? If you haven’t, I will encourage you to do so. Quarantine times may be struggling, but books offer great comfort in countless aspects of our lives. That is the core for the 16th San Miguel International Writers’ Conference

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Farm Workers Fight the Coronavirus

Farm Workers Fight the Coronavirus

Based in California for more than 25 years, photographer David Bacon has been documenting labor, the global economy, war and migration, and the struggle for human rights.

International Writers’ Conference to be Held Online Soon

International Writers’ Conference to be Held Online Soon

Have you discovered the Pleasures of Reading and writing in these strange days? If you haven’t, I will encourage you to do so. Quarantine times may be struggling, but books offer great comfort in countless aspects of our lives. That is the core for the 16th San Miguel International Writers’ Conference

Best of Amazon

Best of Amazon

For those looking for a way to pass the time while staying at home, Amazon Prime has numerous interesting movies, series, and documentaries. Here is a list of my favorites this week.

Netflix and Chill

Netflix and Chill

We know we still can’t really get out of the house, but don’t worry. You can stay safe indoors with a bunch of movies I have found for you on Netflix. Sit back, get some snacks—if you don’t have any on hand you can always call Uber Eats or a restaurant that will deliver to your home. Now that you have everything ready, let’s get to the good part. Sit back and press “play.”

Stanford University Online

Stanford University Online

Wandering through the web I found a page with a lot of free courses in English. The page is online.stanford.edu and you can find many courses on a variety of subjects.

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