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Part 2 nation report for mexico

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Part 2 nation report for mexico

  1. 1. Part 2 Nation Report for Mexico<br />By Candace L. Conti<br />
  2. 2. Sources<br />http://latinmusic.about.com/od/countrie1/p/PROBASICS17.htm > Source for Music of Mexico<br />http://www.theartofmexico.com/>> Source for Art of Mexico<br />http://www.mexconnect.com/tags/literature>> Source for literature of Mexico <br />http://www.mexconnect.com/articles/1928-architecture-of-mexico-the-hacienda >> Source for Architecture of Mexico <br />
  3. 3. Music of Mexico<br /> Music of Mexico is very diverse and colorful. It features a wide range of different musical styles because it has been influenced by a variety of cultures.<br />Since the late Middle ages, the music of Mexico has been more influenced by the indigenous Mexican culture as well as European. <br />Mexican soneswere developed from the mixture of Spanish music with indigenous music from different regions. <br />
  4. 4. The Art of Mexico<br /> Mexico is mainly known for its folk art traditions that were inspired and derived from the indigenous and Spanish crafts.<br />Pre-Columbian art thrived over a wide scale in the history of art for Mexico. <br />After the Mexican Revolution, a new generation of Mexican artists emerged leading a vibrant national movement that included historic, political and folk themes in their work.<br />
  5. 5. Literature of Mexico<br /> Modern Mexican literature was inspired by the concepts of the Spanish colonization of Mesoamerica.<br />Through time, the literature of Mexico has a re-occurring style in that the literatures of the indigenous settlements of Mesoamerica are always included in Mexican literature.<br />Some outstanding write would include Octavio Paz, Alfonso Reyes, and my personal favorite Carlos Fuentes.<br />Top: Carlos Fuentes<br />
  6. 6. Architecture of Mexico<br /> Architecture of pre-Hispanic and colonial times are what have grown to become part of Mexico’s architectural heritage of the last decades.<br />Mesoamerican architecture consist of architectural traditions that have been passed on by pre-Columbian cultures and civilizations of Mesoamerica.<br />These traditions are best known in the form of public, ceremonial and urban monumental structures and buildings. <br />

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