Gabriela Mistral: Poema de Chile

Gabriela Mistral Gabriela Mistral (1889-1957), born Lucila de María de Perpetuo Socorro Godoy Alcayaga, was the first Chilean and indeed the first Latin American to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature (1945). In 1929 Gabriela defined her project in t…

Concurso Fotográfico 2013

CONCURSO FOTOGRÁFICO  2013   Pais: CHILE.   Participantes:  Chilenos o extranjeros. Para extranjeros las fotografías deben ser de Chile.   Tema: Abierto.   Reglas del Concurso:   Las fotografías deben ser originales y propias.   El formato d…

Chilean Photography Competition 2013

  CONCURSO FOTOGRÁFICO  2013   Pais: CHILE.   Participantes:  Chilenos o extranjeros. Para extranjeros las fotografías deben ser de Chile.   Tema: Abierto.   Reglas del Concurso:   Las fotografías deben ser originales y propias.   El format…

Tourism in Chile

We asked the Chilean Government what they see as key long term priorities for the development of the Chilean economy in the coming years. Tourism was the answer they gave us. They view this sector as playing a a key role in the future development of the…

The Mapuche in Modern Chile: Dr Joanna Crow

Dr Joanna crow from the University of Bristol talks to Chileno about her new book on the largest group of indigenous people in Chile, the Mapuche.

Chilean Chess: Joao Avalos

Chileno interviewed several ranked Chilean chess players. Joao talks to Chileno and gives us his insights into the game.

Chile’s #1 Chess player

Ivan Morovic Chile's no 1 chess player Name:Morovic Fernandez, Ivan Federation: Chile Highest rating: 2613 Born: 1963 Sex: Male Ivan Morovic, born in Viña del Mar, Chile in 1963 is the highest ranking Chil…

Academic salary in 29 countries

A report penned by Eduardo Cabrera in Chilean newspaper La Tercera (28/1/2013, p.7) shows that academics in the country receive some of the highest salaries in Latin America. Chilean academics working in state universities earned an average monthly sala…

Piñera has not had the Presidency he dreamed of…

Washington political analyst Patricio Zamorano reflects on a turbulent term for the Chilean President.

University of Cambridge: Manuel Antonio Garretón

The Centre of Latin American Studies (CLAS), University of Cambridge has appointed the prestigious Simón Bolívar Chair for 2013, Chilean Sociologist Professor Manuel Antonio Garretón. The Simón Bolívar Chair has been offered since 1968, funded by a gran…