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ACTimes joins Latino Writers in San Antonio

This week AlamoCityTimes.com was honored to join The Society of Latino and Hispanic Writers of San Antonio.  Thank you for your invitation, we enjoyed sharing our thoughts and experiences and learning more about the group’s efforts to encourage and support our community’s talented writers producing work in English and Spanish. …

Presentation of Three Novels

Presentation of Three Novels

  Dear friends, I am pleased to announce an important cultural event to take place in the auditorium at UNAM on January 19, 2012.  Dr. Florence Byham Weinberg, the author of the books to be presented that evening, is a multiple award-winning author of seven historical novels. Her translator of…

Scream Magazine with Gary Hobbs

Scream Magazine Paul Elizondo interviews Singer Gary Hobbs @Grahman Central Station Find Gary Hobbs and Scream Magazine on Facebook  

Royal Winter Masquerade Ball 2012

Royal Winter Masquerade Ball 2012

Royal Winter Masquerade Ball The time has come to put on your masks and join the Alamo Empire and Reign XX Monarchs, their Majesties, Emperor Geoff Torres & Regent Empress Esmeralda Kayne James, in the spirit of carnival as they hold their annual 2012 Royal Winter Masquerade Ball “Carnival, A…

The Perfect Little Black Dress

The Perfect Little Black Dress

With the bubbling fashion industry in San Antonio continuing to grow it is celebrated with the 2nd Annual San Antonio Fashion Week. Amongst the star studded events is an amazing opportunity for up and coming local designers! The Little Black Dress Society is offering a great contest to designers to…

Alejandro Fernandez: “El Niño del Tambor”

“Dulce Jesus Mio”

This sweet Christmas song is typical in Latin American countries. This truly represents the Christmas spirit.

Ellen Riojas Clark/Carmen Tafolla * Champagne and Tamales

Ellen Riojas Clark/Carmen Tafolla * Champagne and Tamales

Please join Ellen Riojas Clark and Carmen Tafolla for Champagne and Tamales at Neiman Marcus in the Mariposa Restaurant on Wednesday, December 7th from 6-8:00 p.m. where they will be signing their book, “Tamales, Comadres and the Meaning of Civilization.” A portion of the book proceeds will benefit the Library…

“XXI” Exhibit Chronicles Journey of 16-foot by 6-foot Silk Cloth

While driving to her native Piedras Negras in April 2010 to prepare for an upcoming show, the stark contrast between the generally pleasant surroundings of the United States and the bleak Third World atmosphere of Mexico were never more apparent as the artist crossed the bridge into the border town…

TONIGHT! Author Telecon for TAMALES, COMADRES & THE MEANING OF CIVILIZATION

by amanda arizola Join Las Comadres & Friends National Latino Book Club and Author Teleconference Series as we interview Carmen Tafolla regarding her new work TAMALES, COMADRES AND THE MEANING OF CIVILIZATION: SECRETS, RECIPES, HOLIDAY, ANECDOTES, AND A LOT OF FUN, published by Wings Press!  We will also have an…

The Kings of Salsa: Magestic Theater

Regarded as one of the best young choreographers in Cuba, Roclan Gonzalez Chavez has created Kings of Salsa to feature the very best of Havana’s cool street salsa and hip hop scene mixed with traditional Afro Caribbean moves, world class contemporary dance, and the Cuban classics, Mambo, Rumba, and Cha Cha Cha – all backed […]

Willie Nelson To Sing at John T. Floore Country Store

Willie Nelson To Sing at John T. Floore Country Store

Willie Nelson, at 78 years old is still bringing in the crowds.  He has received 10 Grammy Awards and is in the Country Music Hall of Fame.  This should bring you to Helotes November 15 to see Willie at John T. Floore Country Store to see and listen to his…