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Monsoon Rivers

Finding healing and joy in temporary desert waters Audio essay by Kimi Eisele When the rains come to southern Arizona, the dry arroyos turn into … Read more

Fine-tuned Listening

Andrea Hoag on the intricacies of Swedish fiddle traditions and practice Interview by Eryka Dellenbach Andrea Hoag is an accomplished player of the Swedish fiddle … Read more

Dancing like a Folklorist

Contemporary dancers in the borderlands learn the folklórico dance of Sonora Bronco Essay by Yvonne Montoya with photographs by Ammi Robles In the dusty dance … Read more

Deportadas/Retornadas

Stories of “return migrants” in Mexico City Film by Luis Carrión Hundreds of miles from the U.S.-Mexico border, Mexican migrants are forming new communities of … Read more

The Play’s the Thing  

Elevating heritage and folkways through theatricality by Marc David Pinate Four, ten-foot-tall giant puppets dressed in ornate gowns dance down Morley Avenue in Nogales, Arizona. … Read more

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