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A little Peruvian girl with a damaged heart gets help

A little Peruvian girl with a damaged heart gets help

UPDATE: EsSalud, the national health care network of Peru, has reportedly made a last-minute decision to assume the remaining cost for 5-year-old Valeria Vásquez‘s heart transplant. According to an email newsletter sent out by her school, Jean Piaget, Valeria is being flown tonight with her father, Diego, aboard a charter […]

Peru celebrates UNESCO inscription of Danza de Tijeras and other Andean ritual dance

Peru celebrates UNESCO inscription of Danza de Tijeras and other Andean ritual dance

One of the most thoughtful interpretations of the dance in recent years was created by Peruvian filmmaker Gabriela Yepes in her beautiful and poignant 2008 short film Danzak.

Yepes is currently at work with New York documentary director/producer Mitch Teplitsky on a documentary about scissors dancers.

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