In The Americas with David Yetman




Episode Description
Wednesday, Aug 3, 2022 - 8:00 AM
"The Cry for Mexican Independence"
On September 16 each year, Mexicans from all parts of the Republic flock to the small city of Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato to commemorate the "Grito," the call for independence from Spain. The grito's originator, the popular but unconventional priest Miguel Hidalgo, issued the call in 1810 from the steps of the town's stately church. The annual celebration involves the entire community but we are offered a special tour by one of Father Hidalgo's descendants. D
Show is TVG

More In The Americas with David Yetman on PLUS (MT)
Wednesday, Aug 3, 2022 - 8:00 AM "The Cry for Mexican Independence" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Thursday, Aug 4, 2022 - 8:00 AM "Peru: People of the Altiplano" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Aug 5, 2022 - 8:00 AM "ABC Islands: The Dutch Legacy in the Caribbean" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Monday, Aug 8, 2022 - 8:00 AM "Bahian Reconcavo of Brazil: Quilombos, Candomble, and the Mata Atlantica" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Tuesday, Aug 9, 2022 - 8:00 AM "Colombia: Capital & Coffee" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 - 8:00 AM "Sierra Nevada and the Making of California" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Thursday, Aug 11, 2022 - 8:00 AM "Brazil's Land of Sand" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Aug 12, 2022 - 8:00 AM "Lake Superior: Circling The Sweet Water Ocean" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Monday, Aug 15, 2022 - 8:00 AM "Nicaragua: Land of the Shaking Earth Emerges" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Tuesday, Aug 16, 2022 - 8:00 AM "Pernambuco: Brazil's Other Carnival" (PLUS)
Show is TVG