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Spanish as a ‘Language of Interracial Mixing and Understanding’

At last month’s inauguration of Spain’s newest Cervantes Institute extension in El Paso, Texas, Luis García Montero, the institute’s director, said the goal was to promote Spanish as a “language of interracial mixing and understanding (lengua de mestizaje y entendimiento)” and that the new presence of the institute in the Texas city “has a fundamental symbolic value because it...
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