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.
Galileo was one of the first modern thinkers to clearly state that the laws of nature are mathematical. His work accelerated the eventual separation of science from philosophy and religion—a major step toward inductive reasoning.
A product of Italian and American influences, this hearty soup is the perfect antidote for blustery weather!
In 2018, dog adoptions at the SPA had decreased dramatically. Cages were full and reserved isolation cages were used to help with the overflow. This began to change in 2019...
Temperature monitoring, disinfectant gels, masks, sanitation crews wiping surfaces in public spaces, city portals with disinfectant sprays, and footwear cleaning mats are all part of the hygiene-theater meant to combat the spread of the pandemic. But one measure is hardly spoken of - ventilation.
This is embarrassing, but I find myself scared and anxious about Covid. I’m afraid to leave the house, and I’ve had several anxiety attacks, worrying sick about catching the virus. Some of my friends laugh it off and think I’m overreacting. Am I overreacting? Am I just being paranoid?
I imagine a scene that could have taken place in some corporate boardroom of a company that manufactures hard disks. Present at the meeting were the CEO of the company, head of the marketing department, and an engineer. The exchange could have gone something like this:
All Signs: I believe that in the next few months, we will discover information and data that has been withheld. There will be surprise about this new information that comes to light. Meanwhile, this is also a time when many of us might doubt something, especially our abilities.
San Miguel de Allende is a wedding destination, with up to 800 weddings held here in a typical year.
Some people find praying is a natural and comfortable practice that becomes a part of every day or a fervent appeal in difficult times. Many such prayers are petitionary, asking a God to intervene and cause something to happen or not happen.
On March 30, journalist María Elena Ferral was murdered in broad daylight. On June 8, San Miguel de Allende PEN treasurer, Lucina Kathmann, spoke to Ferral’s daughter, journalist María Fernanda Ferral. The following is an edited version of their conversation.
Inmtec Legal Services, with offices in Mexico City and San Miguel de Allende, and Caminos de Agua, a leading NGO based in San Miguel focused on helping provide clean water for those whose access is at risk, have created a working relationship.
Memory has stretch marks. Although many would like to throw
2020 into the junkyard of oblivion, the truth is we will remember it.
It will be like those who recalled the epidemic of 1800 when,
according to historian Cornelio Lopez Espinosa “people walked
down the street, suddenly sneezed, and lay there.”
The Hotel Association is objecting to two hotel closings by the municipal authorities. It asserts that this represents government harassment and that the claims of housing tourists are false, since these guests had come to San Miguel de Allende to work.
Photography Exhibit “Nocturnal Reflections” Tue, Feb 18, 5:30pm La Casa de la Noche Órganos 19, Centro “Nocturnal Reflections” By Judit...
Photography ExhibitWork by Jason Cloud MorganFri, Feb 14, 5–8pmInstituto AllendeAncha de San Antonio 22, CentroPhotography ExhibitWork by Jason Cloud MorganFri,...
Art OpeningMagentaGallery Cocktail Reception Thu, Feb 20, 5–7pmMagenta GalleryZacateros 26, CentroFree By Sharon Doherty The older students of Escuela de...
Art Exhibit“Crush!What’s Love Got to Do With It?”Sat, Feb 15,5–7pmArtistReception, 7–9pmReserve:firstname.lastname@example.org 121 1022Galería NepantlaPablo Yañez9, Col Independencia By Irma Rosado...
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