GEOGRAPHY Cholo Universe The cholo subculture of the southwestern United States has gone viral. The cars, fashion, and music associated with urban Mexican-American culture (primarily identified with Los Angeles, California) […]
Culture is shaped by language. Knowledge is shaped by culture. And in that sense, doesn’t it seem wiser to preserve diversity than to thwart it?
“There is no American food…The fact that we don’t have a cuisine is a measure of our democracy and of our ethnic heterogeneity.” –Sidney Mintz What is food? Food […]
The French Quarter is the quintessential center of Mardi Gras in New Orleans and traditionally what people associate with the celebration. Here, debauchery is at its most extreme and anything […]