Corridos sin Fronteras, Songs Without Borders -
Smithsonian traveling exhibition and educational web
site celebrating the narrative songs known as
corridos. Educational timeline - listen to ballads
from 15th century and post revolutionary days - tales
of daily life in Mexico.
I had a great link for meaning of Zapotec weaving
symbols - but they are no longer on line. I'll do some
more searching after Breanne sends one image for IAD.
--- BSoviero@aol.com wrote:
> My theme for this year is the Art of Mexico.
> Each grade level is
> doing at least one project based on an artist or
> craft from Mexico. I printed out
> some examples of Zapotec weavings from Mexico, and
> those "rainbow striped"
> blankets. Students worked in groups to create 6ft
> murals of the blankets.
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