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Juan Arellano · August, 2007

I'm peruvian, blogging since 2001 and founder of, the first directory of peruvian bloggers. I also contribute or have contributed to:,,

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Latest posts by Juan Arellano from August, 2007

28 August 2007

Peru: An Opportunity for the Country

In the aftermath of the earthquake in Peru, some bloggers have continued to wonder who is to blame for the disappearance in aid and the sensationalist nature of the coverage....

20 August 2007

Peru: Bloggers From Ica

The city of Ica was particularly hit hard by the recent Peruvian earthquake. Many of the updates and calls for solidarity came from bloggers based in the metropolis of Lima....

17 August 2007

Peru: Online Earthquake Coverage

When disaster hits, many look to television or radio to get their news. However, in Peru, many look to the internet to find out the latest information. Within minutes, the...

14 August 2007

Peru: Film Festival Poster Brings Cries of Racism

A poster advertising the 2007 Lima Film Festival featured an illustration of several lighter skinned Peruvians, typical of the crowd that the festival might attract. However, one additional attendee on...

1 August 2007

Peru: Celebrating Independence Day

Peruvian bloggers celebrated their country's independence day with tributes to their homeland. On their blogs, they wrote posts highlighting what they love about Peru and reflections about what makes their...

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