Children's & Middle Grade · TV & Movies

Review: The Book of Life (2014)

Does anybody else hate it when “book” is in the title of a movie? Just me? Okay. That aside, I saw The Book of Life yesterday and deeply enjoyed it. The animation is beautiful, vibrant, and creative, and the characters are too. Before I start talking about the plot… Oh gosh, that animation. Gorgeous. If you haven’t heard…… Continue reading Review: The Book of Life (2014)

History · Nonfiction

Nezahualcoyotl: History and Historiography

This is adapted from my Spanish Conquest research paper. It describes Nezahualcoyotl, one of the most fascinating historical characters I’ve encountered, and also embraces the historiography of his life in modern times. I’ve changed the language, targeted it to general readers instead of to a specialist in Latin American history, added some fun facts, and…… Continue reading Nezahualcoyotl: History and Historiography