Portrait of Miguel de Cervantes

Seis gigantes de la literatura hispana

Descubre algunos de los más grandes poetas hispanos.

Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz forced to give up her writing

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Mission Nuestra Señora de la Concepción de Acuña, San Antonio, Texas

National Hispanic Heritage Month

The U.S. Government has set aside the period from September 15 to October 15, to honor the many contributions Hispanic Americans have made and continue to make to our nation by observing National Hispanic Heritage Month. EDSITEment honors them with these resources.

Zodiac image of balancing figure (medallion)

Al-Mizan

"Al-Mizan" is the Arabic word for balance. This exhibition at the Museum of the History of Science at Oxford University explores the connections between the sciences and arts in Muslim societies.

Roman poet Virgil born

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National Hispanic Heritage Month

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Mexican poet Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz born

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Spanish author Miguel de Cervantes christened

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Puerto Rico Encyclopedia

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Secretaría de Educación Pública (México): Viaje por la historia de México

Secretaría de Educación Pública (México): Viaje por la historia de México

A journey through the history of Mexico with a rich comprehensive survey of Mexican history from Pre-Columbian times to the end of the twentieth century created by the Secretaría de Educación Pública (México). Advanced students. AP recommended.