Here And There with Dave Marash

Here’s one measure of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on Mexico: in mid-March in the pueblo of San Gregorio Atlapulco the weeklong festival for St Gregory was celebrated as normal.  3 weeks later, the Holy Week fiestas were canceled and the churches were closed. Photographer and journalist Joseph Sorrentino, living a pueblo going from denial to fear, it’s strengths, community, family and small-scale agriculture may be its greatest vulnerabilities. 

Direct download: HereAndThere_042020_Sorrentino.mp3
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