Listen and learn as prominent voices from Hispanic Culture discuss exciting topics in different fields. From music and film to politics and travel, these podcasts provide entertaining and knowledgeable insight to the Latin American and Spanish world.
Listen to short segments about current Spanish cultural news and practice the use of journalistic style of writing while learning about language and culture! This show is geared for intermediate learners of Spanish.
Each of these short podcasts presents the students with a series of directions describing the spatial location of a series of objects. After listening to the directions, they place the objects according to the directions in a drawing provided by the professor.
Created by Gabriela Cerghedean, listen to a wide variety of Spanish poems, ranging from Medieval to Modern, found in the textbook Aproximaciones al estudio de la literatura hispánica. Interpreted by native speakers, you’ll be able to listen to nuanced readings of this poetry. Many poems are accompanied by videos, which adds another dimension to this literature.
Brazilian carnaval is one of the most famous celebrations in the world. In this podcast, learn about the origins of carnaval, its music, parades and the famous samba schools of Rio de Janeiro. (In Portuguese)