En Via Events, Oaxaca life

In the Market for a Chat

Story by Kim Groves and photos by Julia Turnbull The first conversation I had about setting up a table at Xochimilco’s organic market was a long one. Usually there is a considerable process for venders to get in, and even a queue. Alfredo, the mar...

Indigenous Culture, Oaxaca life

Legends from Teotitlán del Valle

Here are some legends I collected from my sixth grade English students in Teotitlán del Valle. Their assignment was to ask an older person in the community to tell them a story, myth, legend, or historical anecdote from Teotitlán. I collected the ...

En Via Events, Teotitlan del Valle

Lost in Translation No Longer: English and Poverty Alleviation in Teotitlán

By Anthony LaMesa, Volunteer, English Program CoordinatorAt Fundación En Vía, we are constantly reflecting on how our programs can evolve to better meet the needs of the individuals we serve. A good example of this is the English program’s current...