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Son Translations in Alba Londres 06: Contemporary Mexican Poetry

Three of my Son Translations, of Mexican folk songs in the Son Jarocho and Son Huasteco genres, are included in the most recent edition of Alba Londres 06: Contemporary Mexican … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chiapas to Guatemala

As a daytrip out from San Christobal de Las Casas, a lovely but freezing mountain town, we rode horses to a Chiapan village called Chamula. Chamula’s church has floor covered … Continue reading

December 27, 2010 · Leave a comment

Oaxaca days

Quite an adventure on arriving in Oaxaca, with the road blocked in several places by protesting mototaxi drivers (like a motorised rickshaw). The blockades prevented buses and taxis from entering … Continue reading

December 27, 2010 · Leave a comment