Monday, October 8, 2007

Blogolgia

¡Gracias a todos por un buen comienzo a la estación de blogología!
Thanks everyone for a great start to the blogging season!
I hope everyone enjoyed the experience and learned something new. I'm looking forward to more responses next time:)

4 comments:

mrfl3ming said...

1.) What would "Pintado en honor a las Hermanas Mirabal" mean?


pintado en honor a las hermanas mirabal means ... he want this picture painted in his honor




2.) What are the Mirabal Sister's names?
-Patria Mercedes Mirabal
-Maria Argentina Minerva Mirabal
-Antonia María Teresa Mirabal
-Bélgica Adela "Dedé" Mirabal-Reyes





3.) Why is November 25 a particularly important date?



Patria Mercedes Mirabal (February 27, 1924 – November 25, 1960), Maria Argentina Minerva Mirabal (March 12, 1926 – November 25, 1960) and Antonia María Teresa Mirabal (October 15, 1935 – November 25, 1960

nov 15 was when 3 of the mirabal sister died






4.) Why were the sisters such an important influence in the Dominican Republic?


they were natives of the Dominican Republic who fervently opposed the dictatorship of Rafael Leónidas Trujillo






5.) Who is the author of the book mentioned in the article?


Mario Vargas Llosa




6.) Why would the Dominican people see this book as problematic?


in this book It is a version that many Dominicans, still struggling to solidify their democracy, are not comfortable with. The book has left many in this Caribbean nation of 8 million feeling a little exposed, a little embarrassed.






7.) What is the subject of the book?


the subject of this book is the domincan people and Mario Vargas Llosa book





9.) With whom did Trujillo train in a military capacity?



His brother Hector Trujillo was President from 1952-60, and it was only under pressure from the Organization of American States that a non-relative, Trujillo ally Joaquin Balaguer, succeeded Hector.





10.) What sorts of tactics did he use in order to maintain his control over the people?






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11.) Why was `The Parsley Massacre' hypocritical for Trujillo?


it was a trap to tak out (kill) trujillo





12.) Who supplied the weapons for Trujillo's assassination?



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13.) Why is this car in a museum?

i think the car is in tha museum
because it was found in a specal place and is apart of history

soldier said...

Patrick Lowe 10/10/07

homework

1.It means a picture of the three grils.

2.-hermanas
-minera

3. That day is the mirabal sister 45th year anniverasary of their death was held on november 25,2005.

4. Because they were International day for the elimination of voilence aganist women.

5.The author is susannah A.nesmith

6.I think because it talk about trujillos past.

7.Trujillo return in novel haunts Dominicans.

8.Colone C.f.williams trujillo train in a military capacity.

9.That the personal freedoms and right were vitually none existent.

10.Because that is his life story and what happened.

11.The CIA had supple the guns for trujillio assaination.

12.Because that car was used in the ambush and assassination of RAfael leonidas trujillon,on may 30,1961.

PriincesSuny said...

1. What does the word 'panteones'mean,and what purpose do they serve?
Panteones means un lugar religiosidad popular, espacio de reunión comunal entre diferentes sectores sociales. Es un lugar donde no hay una clara separación entre vivos y muertos.

2.describe what sorts of things u might find in the 'mercado' from the pictures.
Es el escenario mercantil donde tradicionalmente el pueblo mexicano recurre a buscar flores, copal, papel picado y todo aquello que es imprescindible para la elaboración de los altares que serán colocados en el día de muertos.

3.What do people set up in there houses?
El hogar es un espacio en donde se construyen altares para la recepción de los muertos. Este lugar es un punto importante porque se cree que el muerto o muertos del hogar regresan a disfrutar de su casa, alimentos, y bebidas favoritas

4.Who do they expect to follow them on the 'calles y caminos'?
Las calles de los pueblos durante el Día de los Muertos funcionan como un modo de transporte y de transmisión de identidad colectiva. Los caminos de cempasuchil invitan a los vivos y muertos a entrar a la intimidad de las casas y compartir las ofrendas.

cynthia said...

1.es dificil de encontrar un jaguar en america por que durante los 60 y 70 ellos fueron matados por los k los matan y mataron a casi todos los jaguas.
2.el gato es 150 libras y es bien grande.
3.el ultimo jaguar que se ha visto fue en el 1986.
4.el presidente mexicano esta involucrado en esto por k el proclamo que en el 2005 es el dia de los jaguas.
5.esto se significa que estos animales no van a estar por mucho tiempo como se nota en este articulo.
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