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News Argentina Culture: Arturo O'Farrill Presents JAZZ ACROSS THE AMERICAS: ARGENTINA - A TRIBUTE TO LALO SCHIFRIN At Symphony Space

Published on: Tuesday 17 December 2019
Arturo O'Farrill Presents JAZZ ACROSS THE AMERICAS: ARGENTINA - A TRIBUTE TO LALO SCHIFRIN At Symphony Space
News source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Arturo-OFarrill-Presents-JAZZ-ACROSS-THE-AMERICAS-ARGENTINA-A-TRIBUTE-TO-LALO-SCHIFRIN-At-Symphony-Space-20191217

Multi-GRAMMY® Award-winning composer/pianist/educator Arturo O'Farrill and the non-profit The Afro Latin Jazz Alliance (ALJA) continue their 18th Anniversary live performance season with Jazz Across The Americas: Argentina -- A Tribute To Lalo Schifrin at Symphony Space on Friday, January 17 & Saturday, January 18, 2020. 

News Argentina Culture: Qatar shares with Argentina the position of resolving differences

Published on: Tuesday 17 December 2019
Qatar shares with Argentina the position of resolving differences
News source: https://www.gulf-times.com/story/650925/Qatar-shares-with-Argentina-the-position-of-resolv

“The Qatari people count with the deepest respect of the Argentine people for being such a good example in terms of moral culture and for the clear vision and wise leadership of His Highness the Amir, ...

News Argentina Culture: Argentina to Build Country’s First Film Restoration Laboratory in Buenos Aires

Published on: Sunday 13 October 2019
Argentina to Build Country’s First Film Restoration Laboratory in Buenos Aires
News source: https://variety.com/2019/film/global/argentina-build-country-first-film-restoration-laboratory-buenos-aires-1203369373/

Argentina’s Instituto Nacional de Cinematografia y las Artes Audiovisuals (INCAA) and the Ministry of Culture of the City of Buenos Aires will partner to build Argentina’s first laboratory of film ...

News Argentina Culture: Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is making a political comeback in Argentina, and the Jews there are split

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is making a political comeback in Argentina, and the Jews there are split
News source: https://www.jta.org/2019/10/18/global/cristina-fernandez-de-kirchner-is-making-a-political-comeback-in-argentina-and-the-jews-there-are-split

head of the Federación Argentina de Centros Comunitarios Macabeos, or FACCMA, a consortium of more than 40 Jewish sports institutions and cultural centers. “So there can be no such thing as a Jewish ...

News Argentina Culture: Mexico and Argentina: A Tale of Two Countries

Published on: Thursday 17 October 2019
Mexico and Argentina: A Tale of Two Countries
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/feature/mexico-and-argentina-tale-two-countries-89161

As for Borges, although he has written several of the best lines of love for Argentina, he did not share many of the cultural traits upheld by his compatriots. In particular, he was not shy to ...

News Argentina Culture: Opinion | Trump’s policies raise the risk of America going Argentina’s way

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Opinion | Trump’s policies raise the risk of America going Argentina’s way
News source: https://www.livemint.com/opinion/online-views/trump-s-policies-raise-the-risk-of-america-going-argentina-s-way-11570468724025.html

Argentina thus became a cautionary tale of how a wealthy country can lose its way ... My wife and I worried about how we would fit into a new society and alien culture, and whether our children would ...

News Argentina Culture: ‘A Caricature of the Patriarchy’: Argentine Feminists Remake Tango

Published on: Saturday 05 October 2019
‘A Caricature of the Patriarchy’: Argentine Feminists Remake Tango
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/05/world/americas/argentina-tango-gender.html

Some pairs appeared lost in a loving embrace while others swung back and forth playfully. And that is precisely what Ms. Furió had in mind when she created a weekly dance fest that would break all the ...

News Argentina Culture: Hispanic Culture Film Festival kicks off Oct. 3

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Hispanic Culture Film Festival kicks off Oct. 3
News source: https://www.staugustine.com/special/20190925/hispanic-culture-film-festival-kicks-off-oct-3

Here’s a look at the films that will be shown at this year’s Hispanic Culture Film Festival, which is scheduled for Oct. 3-6. All films will be shown at Corazon Cinema & Cafe, 36 Granada St. For further information, go to hcff.online. OCTOBER 3“Birds Have No Vertigo” -- 10:30 a.m. Type: Feature documentary. Filmmaker: Jorge Pena Martin. Country: Spain. Running time: 68 min. Year: 2017“Garabandal, Only God Knows” -- 11 a.m. Type: Narrative

News Argentina Culture: Saudi Public Prosecutor Visits King Fahd Islamic Cultural Center in Argentina

Published on: Wednesday 18 September 2019
Saudi Public Prosecutor Visits King Fahd Islamic Cultural Center in Argentina
News source: https://menafn.com/1099024623/Saudi-Public-Prosecutor-Visits-King-Fahd-Islamic-Cultural-Center-in-Argentina?src=Rss

(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency) Buenos Aires, September 19, 2019, SPA -- Saudi Public Prosecutor Sheikh Saud bin Abdullah Al-Muajab visited yesterday King Fahd Islamic Cultural Center in Buenos ...

News Argentina Culture: The US dollar is sewn into Argentina's economy and its culture

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
The US dollar is sewn into Argentina's economy and its culture
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/ajimpact/dollar-sewn-argentina-economy-culture-190912193001142.html

Buenos Aires, Argentina - Lorenza Romero's stationary shop on Monroe Avenue is painted red on the outside, with a wide window and a glass-covered counter filled with banknotes from around the world.

News Argentina Culture: Argentina's surfers hoping to make waves at Olympics

Published on: Friday 02 August 2019
Argentina's surfers hoping to make waves at Olympics
News source: https://www.readingeagle.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20190802/AP/308029352/1036

More known for its soccer players, Argentina is also home to a wave of top-class surfers who are hoping to challenge traditional powerhouses like Australia and the United States when the sport makes its Olympic debut in 2020

News Argentina Culture: The Little-Known Gritty Cultural Hub in Buenos Aires

Published on: Saturday 03 August 2019
The Little-Known Gritty Cultural Hub in Buenos Aires
News source: https://www.ozy.com/good-sht/the-little-known-gritty-cultural-hub-in-buenos-aires/95065

But what it lacks in ostentatious architecture, it makes up for in culture: Here, there seems to be a cooperative art center, independent theater or craft beer bar on every corner. And that’s despite ...

News Argentina Culture: Renowned Argentine architect Cesar Pelli, creator of Malaysia's Petronas Towers dies aged 92

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
Renowned Argentine architect Cesar Pelli, creator of Malaysia's Petronas Towers dies aged 92
News source: https://www.dailysabah.com/arts-culture/2019/07/20/renowned-argentine-architect-cesar-pelli-creator-of-malaysias-petronas-towers-dies-aged-92

Marvel reveals slew of new superhero movies in Cinematic Universe Phase 4 Ballet lovers to gather in Turkey’s resort Bodrum in August 'Jiang hu er nü': A deeply moving romance haunted by cliches ...

News Argentina Culture: Argentina designates Hezbollah as terrorist organisation

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Argentina designates Hezbollah as terrorist organisation
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-49030561

The announcement was made on the 25th anniversary of one - the bombing of the Amia Jewish cultural centre in Buenos Aires, in which 85 people died. Hezbollah is also designated by the US, UK, Israel ...

News Argentina Culture: Argentina designates Hezbollah a terrorist organization on 25th anniversary of bombing

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Argentina designates Hezbollah a terrorist organization on 25th anniversary of bombing
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/argentina-designates-hezbollah-a-terrorist-organization-on-25th-anniversary-of-bombing/2019/07/18/6a225568-a98f-11e9-86dd-d7f0e60391e9_story.html

Ceremonies were held in the Argentine capital Thursday to mark the anniversary of the bombing of the AMIA Jewish Cultural Center there. Eighty- five people died in the blast. Although no charges have ...

News Argentina Culture: Isabel Sarli, Popular Star of Racy Argentine Films, Dies at 89

Published on: Friday 28 June 2019
Isabel Sarli, Popular Star of Racy Argentine Films, Dies at 89
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/28/movies/isabel-sarli-dead.html

In 2012, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner designated Ms. Sarli an “ambassador of Argentine popular culture.” Hilda Isabel Gorrindo Sarli was born on July 9, 1929, in Concordia, Argentina, on ...

News Argentina Culture: Argentina activists to introduce new bill to legalise abortion

Published on: Monday 27 May 2019
Argentina activists to introduce new bill to legalise abortion
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/05/argentina-activists-introduce-bill-legalise-abortion-190527195253166.html

Buenos Aires, Argentina - On every Tuesday for more than a year ... "We don't want to be part of a culture of disposal, or adopt ideologies that come from other countries and change the way our laws ...

News Argentina Culture: 78 Seconds Of Batshit Argentine Soccer Features Violent Tackles, Tears, Unconscionable Flopping

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
78 Seconds Of Batshit Argentine Soccer Features Violent Tackles, Tears, Unconscionable Flopping
News source: https://deadspin.com/78-seconds-of-batshit-argentine-soccer-features-violent-1835092414

Argentine soccer is plagued by a bullshit macho culture where the biggest sin is losing and the biggest virtue is lunging about, heedlessly throwing your body into as many opponents as possible to prove how large your testicles are. For a short clip demonstrating the anarchic, violent, dive-y style of soccer this culture has created, look no further than this video from a game in the Argentine second division this weekend: