Post Tagged with: "Mario Vargas Llosa"

Peru’s Garcia does about-face on German donation to build memorial museum for victims of political violence

A month after he was harshly criticized for rejecting Germany’s $2 million donation to build a museum to honor the memory of the 70,000 people who died during Peru’s 1980-2000 dirty war with Maoist Shining Path Guerrillas, President Alan Garcia has changed his mind, and announced that he will move […]

“I sing to women who have impacted me with their courage,” interview with rising singer-actress Magaly Solier

Translated from a special report published in daily Peru21: By José Gabriel Chueca In collaboration with Phantom Records, Magaly Solier – the star of  the award-winning Peruvian films “The Milk of Sorrow” and “Madeinusa” – will launch her first CD, titled “Warmi.” Although cinema brought her world fame, recording an album was […]

Subcommittee to recommend investigation of ALBA cultural centers

Legislators conducting a preliminary investigation into the financing of the Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas, ALBA, cultural centers will reportedly recommend to Congress a larger probe to determine the influence of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Peru’s internal affairs. The congressional subcommittee’s head, lawmaker Rolando Souza, will request Congress’ Foreign […]