Argentina Population

Argentina Population

Argentina is the American country that retains fewer traces of the ancient indigenous peoples, almost totally replaced by whites. The first residents of today’s Argentina arrived in these lands around 10,000 years ago; given the nature of the territory they were characterized as nomadic peoples, dedicated to hunting, gathering and fishing. When the Spaniards arrived, […]

Argentina Traditions

Argentina Traditions

Almost completely extinct the original tribes, their folkloric weight remains in a mixture of Spanish traditions and, more precisely, criollas. Still a very lively symbol of popular tradition are the gauchos whose parties, the rodeos, are held at the time of the marking of the cattle. But religious feasts also have great importance, in which, […]

Argentina Literature 2

Argentina Literature Part II

Among the poets, Oliverio Girondo stands out, rich in daring metaphors; and with him (and Borges) Leopoldo Marechal, also notable as a narrator, RE Molinari, E. González Lanuza, R. Ledesma, FL Bernárdez, C. Mastronardi, L. Franco, C. Nalé Roxlo, Nicolás Olivari, V. Barbieri, JL Ortiz. This first avant-garde generation was followed, around 1940 and 1960, […]

Argentina Literature 1

Argentina Literature Part I

As a country of South America defined by programingplease, com, Argentina did not have a major culture during the colonial era. Political independence (May 25, 1810) was sung by neoclassical rhymers of discolored personalities, such as Juan Cruz Varela, also author of tragedies imitating Alfieri; while on a less cultured, but more frankly original level, […]

Argentina Arts

Argentina Arts

Argentina does not present artistic forms of great importance in indigenous cultures. Sculpture on wood or stone is not very common and the clay art is very modest, with the exception of that of the NW Argentine diaghites, who also distinguished themselves in the field of metallurgy, glyptics and modeled, painted or engraved ceramics. which […]