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Feelings and words with destiny in Cereté
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Feelings and words with destiny in Cereté

From 24th to 27th November, voices from Colombia, Japan, Spain, Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Mexico and Venezuela, will be heard in the XVIII National and International Gathering of Female Poets. . Sara Gordón del Riego The Raúl Gómez Jattin Cultural Centre in the Colombian region of Córdoba is once again organising […]

Cocaine unwrapped
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Cocaine unwrapped

Colombia is the country with the highest cocaine production in the world, with Peru and Bolivia not far behind. But let’s be clear: Colombia is not a consumer. Isabel Jorge Redondo But what path does cocaine take from its cultivation in the countryside to its consumption at dinners and parties […]

Ibero-american literary festival
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Ibero-american literary festival

From the 14th to the 18th of November, Foyles bookshop will be hosting an exciting week of discussions, book launches, workshop and conversations celebrating Ibero-American literature. Mutsuyuki Tokeshi This year they’re focusing on female writers from both sides of the Atlantic. The events are organised by the Association of Cultural […]

Vidas minadas: “Living with mines”
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Vidas minadas: “Living with mines”

Award-winning photojournalist Gervasio Sánchez’s exhibition comes to London from the 16th December to the 22nd January at the Oxo Tower Wharf. For over 25 years Spanish journalist and photographer Gervasio Sánchez has risked his life visiting and taking pictures of some of the most war torn locations in the world. […]