International Studies & Programs

Spanish Language Videos

This sub-set of Live, Learn, Latin America video series includes short interviews and videos with native Spanish speakers.  Teachers of K-16 grades may use these to provide a snapshot of a cultural topic as well as an exercise in Spanish listening comprehension. Additional links provide further information and context for teachers and students.

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El Mundo del maiz

Brief history of corn and chocolate.
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Carolina Heredia, compositor

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Additional Resources

Carolina Heredia
Oxford Music Astor Piazzolla
Astor Piazzolla
Piazzolla's Libertango video


Catalina Barraza, violinista

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Heitor Villa-Lobos in Spanish
Heitor Villa-Lobos in English
Brazilian music in Spanish



Claudia Berrios-Campos, Literatura

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El Fútbol -- advanced

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Aldo Gonzalez - Mexico, un bosque y derechos

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Belo Monte y Altamira, Brasil

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