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Tres Cuentos Podcast

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A bilingual storytelling podcast, dedicated to the traditional narratives of Latin America. Tres Cuentos explores the myths, legends and folktales told all across the Hispanic, Indigenous and Afro-Latin American world.This year Tres Cuentos is supported in part by a grant from the National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Ford Foundation, Southwest Airlines, and the Surdna Foundation through a grant from the NALAC Fund for the Arts Grant Program.As well Tres Cuentos is supported in part by a grant from ALTERNATE ROOTS.


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21 - Latino Authors - Little Saint Anthony - Tomas Carrasquilla - Colombia
A very devout group of women will be fooled by their own ideals and devotions as they try to turn a young man into a priest. In the afterword, we will explore the complex times in which Tomas Carrasquilla lived. Read the transcript hereSource: The Spanish American Short Story, A Critical Anthology by Seymour Menton. Published by UCLA LATIN AMERICAN CENTER PUBLICATIONS, University of California, Los Angeles and UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS
21- Autores Latinos - San Antoñito - Tomas Carrasquilla - Colombia
Unas mujeres muy devotas invitaran a sus vidas a un muchacho que según las piadosas feligresas es la misma encarnación de un santo; sin sospechar que sus devociones les jugaran una mala pasada. Más adelante hablaremos de los turbulentos tiempos en que Tomas Carrasquilla vivió, donde comenzó el odio acérrimo entre Liberales y Conservadores.Lee la trasncripción aquíCuento escrito por Tomas CarrasquillaAdaptado por Carolina Quiroga-Stultz
20- Latino Authors - The Ruby - Ruben Dario - Nicaragua/Central America
The gnomes found out that the humans have counterfeited their precious ruby. But is only when the patriarch gnome tells the story behind the firsts rubies that the gnomes understand how valuable their unique stones are. Later we talk about the political times in which Ruben Dario lived.Read the transcript hereSources: Spanish American Short Story: A Critical Anthology by Seymour Menton. Published by UCLA Latin American Center Publications, University of California, Los Angeles and University of California Press. The story was translated by Jill Gibian. 
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Feb 16th, 2018
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Aug 28th, 2019
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