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Stress on the Water System and Actions to Prevent Climate Change

Stress on the Water System and Actions to Prevent Climate Change

In recent years San Miguel de Allende has seen hailstorms, like the one in July 2019, and atypical snowfalls, like the one in March 2016. These, along with floods and droughts are affecting inhabitants, but also one of the sectors on which up to 60 percent of San Miguel’s GDP depends: tourism.

ART

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

Vistas de san Miguel

Vistas de san Miguel

“Vistas de San Miguel” is a graphic reportage of scenes and events in San Miguel de Allende by Susan Dorf, a local San Miguel artist who has an eye for noticing and capturing the unusual moments and details in everyday scenes.

San Miguel Poetry Café Via Zoom Debuts September 10

San Miguel Poetry Café Via Zoom Debuts September 10

Three inspired poets with roots in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico will kick off the 2020–2021 season of the San Miguel Poetry Café on Sep 10, 2020, at 5pm. It will be the first time the Poetry Café will be broadcast via Zoom, reaching a multinational audience for the first time.

Prosa Café Goes Viral

Prosa Café Goes Viral

Join us on September 3, when Prose Café premiers our free and live virtual event, which features an hour of reading from three beloved San Miguel extranjeros.

NGO NEWS

Joining Hands in Solidarity: Mutual Accompaniment and Affective Conviviality

Centuries of colonial and capitalist oppression and exploitation not only threaten global ecocide but—some indigenous groups aside—have diminished humanity’s powers to collectively save our earthly home. To strengthen those powers, a group of psychologists and their students are spreading horizontal relationships that liberate needed but repressed capacities.

Local NGOs Cooperate to Answer Food Needs Caused by COVID

Local NGOs Cooperate to Answer Food Needs Caused by COVID

In times of crisis, we look to our leaders to give us direction, stability, and, most of all, hope. In San Miguel, we have a well-established group of exceptional NGOs, possibly the most successful group in Mexico. As it became clear that this insidious virus was not going to disappear quickly and would cut deeply and painfully into the lives of the most vulnerable, the leadership teams of these critical organizations quickly galvanized into action.

An Enduring Gift of Love

An Enduring Gift of Love

Now that the corona virus is stretching its malicious grasp on planet earth, and most especially on academic institutions, CILA needs financial assistance in order to continue its remarkable mission of love and excellence in learning.

Netflix Rankings

Netflix Rankings

We are still in the middle of the pandemic and are told to remain at home. For your entertainment, here is my review and ranking of three Netflix movies.

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