10 Unexpected Gifts For People Who Love Latin American Literature
From romantic to thoughtful, we've got you covered.
Latin American Lifestyles: Plucking Frida: A Discussion about Why Other Latina Artists Matter
Working within the context of art history with a focus on the Latin American diaspora, local writers Myriam Gurba & Raquel Gutiérrez discuss the forgotten legacies of Latina women artists outside of the Frida cult. Myriam Gurba is a writer and visual artist. She is the author of Dahlia Season (Manic D), Wish You Were Me... View Article
Chinese students learn Latin American languages
About 20,000 undergraduate students in China were studying Spanish in 2016 -- up from 500 in 1999 -- data show. Officials say an increased interest in Latin American languages such as Spanish and Portuguese is linked to enhanced international ties and students' desire to pursue careers as diplomats, lawyers, interpreters and other professions.
Why American Literature Needs Indie Presses
As books from major publishers get bigger and more expensive, smaller houses are taking risks on more creative, original works.
Commentary: How to Stop Automation From Leaving Women Behind
A new McKinsey study shows how women automation could cause women to lose ground at work.
Help! How Do I Tell the Women in My Office to Stop Leaving Pee on the Toilet Seat?
A request from Prudence: Be the kind of Starfleet that you wish to see in the world. Then, onto your questions with awkward situation pro Emily McDowel ...
Go Midwest, Young Writer: Why the Middle of the Country (Not Brooklyn) Is the Future of American...
For those who only look at the bigger picture, yes, New York is the publishing epicenter of the country, and a lot of people who write do live in Brooklyn. As someone who writes for a living and ca…
3 reasons women leave tech careers — and how to stop it
Targeted hiring efforts signal a positive intention, but may have an adverse effect if employees think the hiring team is lowering the bar.
Here's what time American women would leave the office if they stopped working when their...
White women in the US make 79 cents fore very $1 a man earns, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Latin America: Greening Up its Act Ahead of Rio+20
Inclusive green growth is key to sustaining region's economic and social gains Latin America & Caribbean has also implemented some of the world's most innovative green practices WASHINGTON, May 31, 2012 — It is hard to imagine Latin America not being green. From its vast Amazon expanses and rolling wheat and soy fields, to its huge copper and gold reserves, all shades of green have typically…
Why are Latin American and Caribbean cities less productive? Mayors in Miami to discuss
A new World Bank study presented Tuesday in Miami looks at the reasons why productivity in Latin American and Caribbean cities lags behind the U.S. and Europe. The study will be the starting point for a discussion on the future of cities at the Inter-American Conference of Mayors.
How Marketing Is Evolving in Latin America
A survey shows a wave of growth in inbound marketing.
Convergence is Top of Mind for Latin America
Latin America is experiencing unbelievable demand in fiber connectivity linked to FTTX. That’s impressive enough, but what’s behind the amazing growth? CommScope’s Eduardo Jedruch has the answer.
20 Interesting Startups in Latin America
Many of Latin America’s most successful tech startups have already made a name for themselves
Latin American Forum on Talent Trends
We conducted a Breakfast and Discussion Panel at the Hacienda de los Morales. Learn more.
Discover the Museum of Latin American Art
The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) remains the only cultural institution in the country that is dedicated exclusively to presenting masterpieces by modern and contemporary Latin American artists.
Travel and Tourism Trends in Latin America
For the travel and tourism industry in Latin America, 2017 was a year of renewal and growth in nearly all sectors. READ MORE
Latin America's Top Ten Risks
Simon Whistler, Principal at Control Risks, identifies the potential pitfalls facing investors in the region over the coming year...
Discover Latin America with Four Seasons!
Join @FourSeasons to #DiscoverLATAM as we transport you to this region of unique cultural destinations. From celebrated local cocktail and culinary offerings to the must-see views - tune in to discover all that Latin America has to offer. It's all happening at twitter.com/FourSeasons #DiscoverLATAM
What the Brexit Means for Latin America
This post is also available in: Spanish On Thursday, the United Kingdom did what many analysts had long-considered unthinkable: it voted to leave the European Union. Anger, confusion, shock, and blame are circulating in about equal measures among London’s typically-composed political circles. As the British elite reels with the implications of the vote, the rest of the world must now grapple with the ripple effects. Latin…