THE RICH LEGACY OF CUERNAVACA’S SPANISH-LANGUAGE SCHOOLS

THE RICH LEGACY OF CUERNAVACA’S SPANISH-LANGUAGE SCHOOLS Address by James J. Horn, Ph.D., Associate Professor Emeritus, History, SUNY College Brockport NY   CUERNAVACA: INTERNATIONAL CAPITAL FOR THE TEACHING OF SPANISH A Symposium Sponsored by the State Government of Morelos & Universidad Internacional Cuernavaca, Mor. August 8, 2014 In 1973, I escorted my first group of NY…

TOURISM SHOULD BE COMING UP ROSES IN MORELOS

This is the original submission of my article in THE NEWS (Mexico DF) printed in the March 18 edition as “Tourism Blooms in Central State.”   I am posting the article to my blog because the link will disappear before long. http://www.thenews.com.mx/index.php/mexico-articulos/19932-tourism-blooms-in-central-state TOURISM SHOULD BE COMING UP ROSES IN MORELOS  Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico     James J. Horn,…

101 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT TEQUILA , MEZCAL, & PULQUE

101 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT TEQUILA , MEZCAL, & PULQUE      This blog post was published by Taste & Travel magazine, January 2014. For subscription information go to http://www.tasteandtravelmagazine.com.  Here is a link to the published article.  https://www.tasteandtravelmagazine.com/media/issue12_tequila.pdf. While actually a scotch drinker, I forced myself to like tequila as a sacrifice for my travel…

ROLANDO GUILLERMOPRIETO, 1938-2013

ROLANDO GUILLERMOPRIETO, 1938-2013 On June 8, 2013, Mexico lost a talented artist and brilliant lecturer, Rolando Guillermoprieto, who died in Cuautla,Morelos after a long and courageous struggle with cancer. He was born in Mexico City in 1938 but lived in Miami, Florida, London,England, and Nassau Bahamas, among other places.  He studied at St. Bernardine’s College, in Buckingham, 52 miles from…