Onondaga Historical Association, OHA_B2_292
Flyer requesting support for "Celebrating Latino Cultures" event, Association of Neighbors Concerned for Latino Advancement (ANCLA), ca. 1998.
In what year was ANCLA founded? What is its full name?
What is the purpose of ANCLA?
Why do you think the organization chose an anchor as its symbol?
Name five projects ANCLA has sponsored during its nine-year history.
What are the four areas of cultural heritage that are celebrated in the Celebrating Latino Cultures event?
Learn more about Latino cultural heritage by investigating one of the four areas that are emphasized in the Celebrating Latino Cultures event. Use the Resources section below. Share your knowledge by creating your own cultural festival.
Art: Investigate the work of several Latino artists. Compare and contrast their methods and styles. Is there a connection between the ethnic heritage of the artist(s), their style(s), and the media used to construct their art? Using the work of Latino artists as inspiration, create your own piece of art in whatever medium you prefer.
Music: Listen to some Latino music. What sounds typify Latino style? What instruments are used in Latino music?