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Friday, June 16 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Translating Legends: Preserving Native History of the Americas

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The Prophecy of the Condor and the Eagle says that after 500 years of darkness, all the people of the Americas will come together and fly in the same sky. In this session we will share a new crowdsourced project that aims to translate old and rare books of stories, legends, and poetry from the native american peoples into Spanish. This project will create an online bibliographic collection which will help connect the stories of the indigenous peoples of the Americas.



Linda Artola is a journalist from Nicaragua who's been living in New York since 2012. After finishing school in Nicaragua, she worked with the nonprofit organization Action Against Hunger. In New York, she has worked with CaminoPR, The They Collective, Spring Break Art Show and is... Read More →


Elia Gran is a Spanish, New York based journalist. She has written or collaborated with numerous american publications like The Nation, DemocracyNow!, The New York Times and works as a correspondent journalist for spanish independent newspapers like Eldiario, Diagonal and Directa... Read More →

IGOR Moreno

Igor Moreno is a Spanish Journalist based in New York. Igor’s career began as a TV news reporter in Barcelona. He moved to New York in 2011 searching for a different approach to independent journalism. He has collaborated with different media as Radio Ambulante, The Volunteer Magazine... Read More →


Glenda Rosado is a journalist born and raised in Puerto Rico. She collaborated with the environmental magazine Atabey, and worked for Telemundo and PODER as an intern. She is also a former Democracy Now! en Español's intern and edits her own independent blog about women's topics... Read More →

Friday June 16, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm EDT
Student Center: Room 285
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