Cultural Spanish Communication http://sententiavera.com Bilingual Transcreation, Translation & Localization, Community Engagement Mon, 16 Feb 2015 18:55:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 Teresa’s #AmplifyYWatx http://sententiavera.com/teresas-amplifyywatx/ http://sententiavera.com/teresas-amplifyywatx/#comments Mon, 16 Feb 2015 18:51:54 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2946 I have volunteered for the YWCA Greater Austin for over 5 years. Its mission to eliminate racism and empower women are two of my personal values. Please join me in supporting the programs at the @YWatx that serve women and their families through counseling, teen resiliency classes, professional development and advocacy efforts. Every dollar donated […]

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Sententia Vera Bookshop http://sententiavera.com/2941/ http://sententiavera.com/2941/#comments Mon, 16 Feb 2015 06:20:14 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2941 February is Black History Month. The depth and breadth of black history is expansive, and continues to coalesce into reality every day, as artistic heights continue to be achieved, continue to be celebrated. The cultural diversity of black history is represented in our salute to Black History Month in select DVD and CD titles.

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SV Cultural Tunes http://sententiavera.com/music-minute/ http://sententiavera.com/music-minute/#comments Mon, 16 Feb 2015 06:08:45 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2935 Intriguing new books for the music fan in your world include Kim Gordon, a founding member of Sonic Youth, fashion icon and role model for a generation of women, now tells her story of independence. Set against the backdrop of 1960s and 70s soul music, this unforgettable story of racial integration, black power, economic independence, […]

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Sententia Vera Wish List: Your Vote of Confidence http://sententiavera.com/sententia-vera-wish-list-vote-confidence/ http://sententiavera.com/sententia-vera-wish-list-vote-confidence/#comments Wed, 18 Dec 2013 07:15:55 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2836 Greetings! Sententia Vera has had an inspiring year as we reorganized and expanded our Cultural Spanish Communication and Book Selling services to Fostering Latino Community Outreach and Engagement. We are humbled and appreciate the support and loyalty of our clients, friends, family & followers. Thank You! This year we have received many diverse opportunities that […]

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Win a Cultural Holiday Gift! http://sententiavera.com/win-cultural-holiday-gift/ http://sententiavera.com/win-cultural-holiday-gift/#comments Tue, 17 Dec 2013 07:30:11 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2828 Happy Holidays | Felices Fiestas From The Culturist Wishing you health and happiness this Holiday Season and prosperity in the New Year. We value our relationships and thank you for being our fans. We look forward to continuing our online partnership in the coming year. Get in the holiday mood listening to the SV Cultural […]

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Holiday Cultural Storytime http://sententiavera.com/holiday-cultural-storytime/ http://sententiavera.com/holiday-cultural-storytime/#comments Mon, 16 Dec 2013 07:06:23 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2813   The Holiday Blog Tour 2013 kicks off today! Chin! As usual, I’m running last minute putting it together, revising, and posting. My usual modus operandi, as I tend to juggle while multi-tasking. This is not to say that I don’t thoroughly enjoy participating in this tour every holiday season since its inception three years […]

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17th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival | Call for Entries http://sententiavera.com/call-for-entries-international-film-festival/ http://sententiavera.com/call-for-entries-international-film-festival/#comments Fri, 22 Nov 2013 22:01:56 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2789 Cine Las Americas invites filmmakers, producers and distributors to participate in The Cine Las Americas International Film Festival, now in its seventeenth consecutive year. The festival showcases contemporary films from Latin America (North, Central, South America, and the Caribbean) and the Iberian Peninsula. Films made by or about Latinos in the U.S. or the rest […]

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3 Reasons Why I Don’t Listen http://sententiavera.com/3-reasons-why-i-dont-listen/ http://sententiavera.com/3-reasons-why-i-dont-listen/#comments Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:52:14 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2772 Lately there has been a recurring topic within my conversations in various circles. Whether with family and friends, or colleagues, I have been questioned on my deficiency in listening. For obvious reasons, I immediately take a defensive position and declare that, “I do listen!” However upon further reflection, perhaps I don’t, at least not how […]

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Is the Latino community achieving its civic duty? http://sententiavera.com/is-the-latino-community-achieving-its-civic-duty/ http://sententiavera.com/is-the-latino-community-achieving-its-civic-duty/#comments Wed, 27 Feb 2013 18:06:25 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2605 My latest contribution to Being Latino. Take a read and get involved! “Metiche or metichi, the Spanish adjective that negatively describes a person as meddlesome or nosey, is not usually a flattering compliment. In my Mexican culture, I was regularly reprimanded as a young girl for being a metiche, as my constant curiosity and people-watching […]

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Texas Book Festival announces Fiction Writing Contest for grades 7-12 http://sententiavera.com/texas-book-festival-announces-fiction-writing-contest-for-grades-7-12/ http://sententiavera.com/texas-book-festival-announces-fiction-writing-contest-for-grades-7-12/#comments Wed, 20 Feb 2013 22:13:39 +0000 http://sententiavera.com/?p=2591 What a great topic! Boy, do I have several stories “from the back of the truck” to share.  Unfortunately I’m a little older than 12 years old, although not by much. Anyhow, my fellow Tejanos… I am sure you have just as many stories “from the back of the truck” that are worth sharing. Take […]

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