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About hcrgmu

Hispanic Culture Review is a journal published yearly by students of George Mason University. HCR publishes narrative (fiction and nonfiction), essays, poetry, and visual art related to the Hispanic world (in Spanish or English).

Mario Vargas Llosa wins Nobel Prize/ Mario Vargas Llosa gana premio Nobel

  According to the official web site of the Nobel Prize, the Peruvian writer Mario Vargas Llosa won the 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature “for his cartography of structures of power and his trenchant images of the individual’s resistance, revolt, and defeat”. … Continue reading

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Women/Power Film Series

The movie Tear This Heart Out, based on the novel “Arráncame la vida”, will be screened on the Women/Power Series event in Washington, D.C. The Women /Power Film Series launches on October 5, 2010 with a special presentation by the … Continue reading

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Isabel Allende at the National Book Festival/ Isabel Allende en el Festival Nacional de Libros

    The National Book Festival, organized and sponsored by the Library of Congress, will have the participation of the Chilean-American writer Isabel Allende. The event is going to be celebrated on September 25, 2010, on the National Mall in … Continue reading

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The Smithsonian celebrates the Mexican Revolution/ El Smithsonian celebra la Revolución Mexicana

The Smithsonian Latino Center is celebrating the Mexican Revolution with different activities until September 25, 2010. The public can enjoy a symposium about the influence of the Mexican Revolution in the United States, a film festival, and other events. For … Continue reading

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Latest edition available/ Última edición disponible

The editorial team of Hispanic Culture Review is pleased to announce that the contributions of the journal’s latest printed edition are now available in this blog. We hope that you enjoy a variety of works that represent the multiple facets … Continue reading

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Caminata de puente

By Emily Adelman George Mason University, Virginia Luna encima de agua quieta, Oscura como antes de saber. Como pizarra ondulada, Se desliza, apartándose de la oscuridad. Se hunde, se sumerge, Balbuceando donde lanza su sombra. Así presenciamos con Un creer tranquilo, … Continue reading

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Coca-Cola is African, Qaddafi Says

By Edward Carvalho Indiana University of Pennsylvania For Ron Slate Yes, a white swirl moving tectonic over a grove of cacao smells as foul as its flower, yes, Colonel— But what happened to your love of Sheikhespeare, all the iambs … Continue reading

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