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Are You Afraid Of The Dark? A Night At Teatro Ciego

Article by Nora Wallenius.  Photos Courtesy of Teatro Ciego.  I’ve never been afraid of the dark. I never asked to keep the light on while …

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Connecting with Cortázar

Article by Anna Lowe. “The worst of it,” Oliveira said to himself, “is that I want to be an active onlooker and that’s where the …

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Not To Miss Spring Music Events

Article by George Nelson. There’s a wide selection of music to choose from in Buenos Aires during the second half of September through October and November. …

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Milonga Etiquette: 8 Things to Know Before You Tango

Article by Sharon Salt. To many outsiders and first-timers, milongas are uncharted territory: dark and smoky halls brimming with lust, loss, and longing. Everyone, it …

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Ciao Milanesa, We’re with Pakora Now: BA’s Gran Dabbang Café

By Rachael Leonie.   It’s not everyday you find an Asian-Indian fusion restaurant in Buenos Aires that’s both delicious and reasonably priced. And yet, smacked …

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Buenos Aires Illuminated: The Festival de la Luz 2014

Article by Anna Lowe. I continue to marvel at the quantity, quality and passion of the cultural activities on offer in Buenos Aires.  This month, …

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An Interview With Street Artist Malegría

Article and interview by Rick Powell, from San Telmo Art & History Walk. You might not know this but the walls of parking garages in …

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Argentina’s Top 10 Candies

Intensive research and development by Rachael Leonie.   Walk into your corner kiosk, and you’re faced with hundreds of different candy options. Whether craving an …

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Stepping On Eggshells: Valeria Vilar’s ‘El Pájaro Del Brujo’ @ Schlifka Molina

Article by George Nelson. Tread carefully when entering contemporary art gallery Schlifka Molina — Valeria Vilar’s wafer-thin installation litters the floor with little space to maneuver. Traversing …

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C-32 Sucursal, La Ene in MALBA

Article by Anna Lowe. From one end of the spectrum to the other!  Visit MAMBA’s basement this month and you will find an undoubtedly beautiful …

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Picaflor: A Novel About Finding Home In South America

Article by Nora Wallenius. We’ve all experienced that moment in life when we are stuck- stuck in a rut, in a bad relationship, in a …

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The Problem With Perfection & The City With A Solution

Article by Rachael Leonie. Preface: Be better, study longer, try harder.  Along the way to adulthood, there were always social standards encouraging me to reach …