History

I want to learn about History in Hispanic Countries.

Read, watch and/or listen to one of the sources below. Complete the Culture Capsule Form. Turn the form  in to your teacher for credit. You may copy the form by hand or print it. 

Source #

Topic

Link

91

Simón Bolívar

Book review 

http://www.npr.org/2013/04/13/176783269/enshrined-and-oft-invoked-simon-bolivar-lives-on

 

92

(Audio only). Why Latino history matters.

http://www.npr.org/2014/05/02/309022289/why-latino-history-matters

 

68

Women and equality in Chile.

(Crosslisted with society)

http://www.npr.org/2012/10/27/163778756/on-womens-rights-chile-is-full-of-contradictions

 

75

History and religion in Spain (crosslisted with society)

http://www.npr.org/blogs/13.7/2011/03/10/134420142/in-spain-a-symbol-of-interfaith-solutions

 

83

Cesar Chavez

(crosslist with society)

History /Society Cesar Chavez.  http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2014/04/26/306443564/si-se-puede-cesar-chavez-the-man-vs-the-movie

 

93

History & Social issues , Argentina.

( these selections are about a very sad and violent period in South American history. The stories could be disturbing.)

 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/07/06/156362440/justice-for-argentinas-stolen-children-2-dictators-convicted

 

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=124125440

 

http://www.npr.org/2012/07/06/155047379/at-last-a-verdict-on-argentinas-stolen-children

 

94

Operation Condor

(see warning above on #93)

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=124125440

 

95

History / politics

Bolivia wants access to the sea

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/04/24/178871768/bolivia-takes-chile-to-court-over-access-to-sea

 

96

History & Rock Music. Chile. (Hhistory buffs or people with an interest in classic Rock-n-Roll will like this one). 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2011/03/19/134631953/los-jaivas-trying-to-glue-a-broken-chile

 

97

Argentina and Great Britain dispute over the Faulklands.  

http://www.npr.org/2012/04/04/150001566/-30-years-later-fight-over-the-falklands-rages

 

98

History Gibraltar and Spain. 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/parallels/2014/05/11/306861136/the-squabble-that-never-ends-britain-and-spain-duel-over-gibraltar

99

Finding The Santa Maria. 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/05/13/312142316/christopher-columbus-ship-the-santa-maria-may-have-been-found

100

Video. Visit a mummy (momia) museum in Mexico.  

 

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/mexico_mummymuseum?source=relatedvideo

 

 

101

Mapping Cuba.  A geographer talks about living in Cuba in the 1960s. (18 min and worth it)

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/ng-live/valdes-lecture-nglive?source=relatedvideo