The forests of Cheran are at the centre of a most intricate problem. It was to stop their indiscriminate felling that town people took control of Cheran and went back to their ancient administration system of “Usos y Costumbres” (ancient traditions), which was just recently recognised as a legitimate right by Mexico’s Supreme Court. A Senior […]Read more "Concert for an aching forest"
As an invited artist with La Bufon S.O.S.ial in Cheran. Michoacan, Mexico I’ve been writing articles on our experience with children of this community. La Bufon has also created the following blog that features daily articles for you to follow our progress as children present their play next Sunday , June 15th. Please stop by […]Read more "Corazón P’urhépecha Blog: Children Social Theatre in Cheran"
“Del fuego, su palabra”. Of fire, its words, reads the public school wall painting spanning half a block by the town of Cheran’s main square, where the orange, yellow and red colours of flames dissolve into exuberant nature painted in vivid tones of green with white calla lilies (alcatraces) flowers topping it. Cheran is a […]Read more "Love and the Three C’s in Cheran"