Hispanic Culture @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/hispanicculture Interested in learning about Hispanic Culture? Then this is the site for you! Covering topics ranging from history to art, literature, music, book reviews and much more! en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:14:44 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Hispanic Culture @ BellaOnline http://hispanicculture.bellaonline.com One Calamitous Spring - A Review http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art40016.asp One Calamitous Spring: A Novel of Santa Fe is Edward F. Mendez’ debut novel. The story of the Silverton-de Baca family is at times hilarious, other times heartbreaking and always poignant. A non-polemic view of several societal issues, Mendez dexterously resolves the issues to an uplifting finish. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:00:00 EST More Latin American Comestible Contributions http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art40014.asp What would our culinary world be like without the introduction of foods cultivated by the Native Americans of Mexico, Central and South America? No Russian vodka, French pastry, Irish potato, Madagascar Bourbon Vanilla, popcorn, pizza, Hawaiian pineapple, peanut butter, jack-o-lanterns and more! Sun, 13 Apr 2014 08:30:00 EST Foods Native Latin Americans Gave the World http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art35183.asp What would our culinary world be like without the introduction of foods cultivated by the Native Americans of Mexico, Central and South America? Nowadays over sixty percent of the world’s food supply originates from pre-Columbian Native American agriculture. Sun, 6 Apr 2014 12:22:00 EST