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You will fucking fail / You will succeed too / You will absolutely love it / You are part of a giant, sexy beast

Okay, I am almost going home. Sort of. Why sort of? I could say “oh my god my home is here in Peru I belong here its so fantastic.” I feel this way. Its true. I feel comfortable wandering around … Continue reading

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La Tierra No Es Contra Ti / Pero Tambien Es Asi

Alain Dlugosz Salas: “mirar el cielo tocar la terra ser árbol y nada más” Para mi, son importante las cosas al azares. For me, the random things are important. Last night I was confronted about my project, (AVAILABLE HERE), by … Continue reading

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Un Post en Roto Castellano

A Nadie y A Todos, Yo he pensado mucho en mi proyecto (de este programa) -su forma, su mensaje. No sabia que iba a hacer, pero tengo un idea ahora. Mi program, quizas como saben, es sobre la relación entre … Continue reading

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Time to Dance

I think I’ve finally broken through something,  isn’t that something? Oh no, time for feelings talk. But not too much, I promise. Goodness, so, well, let’s look at the last week. (Please review the posts since the 15th if you need.) … Continue reading

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North American Scum

Oh my goodness, what the hell happened in the last week? I just returned from Macchu Picchu last night, and oh my god Disneyland. Here is what I mean by this. When I arrived in Aquas Calientes (or Pueblo/Municipalidad Macchu … Continue reading

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An Essay I Wrote for Class

Dylan Ward 7/18/11 CHID472B Profs. Garcia, Lucero To Connect to the World: A Brief Ethnography of the Street Vendors in the Plaza de Armas in Cusco, Peru Introduction/Field Site and Research Question The Plaza de Armas in Cusco, Peru has … Continue reading

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A Clean Heart In Paucartambo

If you don´t know what the Mammacha del Carmen festival is, you aren´t alone, and I didn´t until a few days ago. But its amazing. Basically, people train and make their costumes all year in order to perform in this … Continue reading

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I’m in Cusco now, fighting the altitude which I believe makes me more stupid. I write in shorter sentences. This is kind of a problem when I have longer things to say. So I will do what I can with … Continue reading

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High Fiving A Million Angels

I was dissatisfied with my last post. So here’s another post mainly about my feelings. Let’s throw the elephant in the room into the air and onto a trampoline and talk about Guilt. Because oh my goodness I’ve felt its … Continue reading

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Be A Beast

I think I’ve landed a little since last night. So let’s start discussing how to get practical. Augusto Boal has a four fold process to transform a spectator into an actor, described in his book “Theater of the Oppressed.” “1st … Continue reading

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