· September, 2014

Stories about Argentina from September, 2014

Celebrating Day of Lunfardo, Port of Buenos Aires Dialect

  7 September 2014

As has happened every September 5 since the year 2000, Buenos Aires celebrated the Day of Lunfardo, a dialect that originated and developed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries in the lower classes of the city. From there, it spread to other cities nearby. Originally, it was slang...