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Cervantine Festival Offers Activities Near and Far

By KYLIE MADRY After going digital this year, Guanajuato’s International Cervantine Festival (FIC) is navigating the new reality to find opportunities close to home and around the world. The five-day celebration, arguably the biggest cultural festival in Latin America, reached the mid-way mark Friday, Oct. 16, after opening Wednesday, Oct. 14. And while almost all of the events, including presentations,

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Five-Day Cervantine Festival Offers Tribute to Beethoven

By KYLIE MADRY Guanajuato’s famous International Cervantine Festival (FIC) kicked off Wednesday, Oct. 14, “raising its digital curtain” with a performance by the Ensamble de Música Barroca Capella Guanajuatensis. The Mexican culture festival moved online this year after it became clear over the summer that covid-19 restrictions would not be lifted in time for a physical event to take place.

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