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Ethos World

A collection of stories from Ethos staff members traveling around the world.

  • 04 2017 September

    The Flutemaker

    Words and Photos by Kendra Siebert  After a full day of leading workshops at César E Chavéz Elementary School, Samuel Becerra returns to his apartment to continue making art. With hands stained light blue from...

  • 01 2017 September

    Seeking Art in Suffering

    Emerson, Manitoba: a town comprised of less than 700 people and flat as a board with swaths of tundra, is more of a place people pass through than stop and take notice of. The Pembina-Emerson...

  • 26 2017 August

    With Love, Anita

    Words by Katherine Smith, Illustrations by Dorothy Hoeft  Twenty-two roses: One for every year they were apart. Anita’s heart was beating so fast; she thought it was going to explode. There he was, Deo Karan,...

Weaving Two Worlds: Morocco and Afghanistan

April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Having returned to the site of her gap year before college, Negina Pirzad sees the country of Morocco through her memories of the past, along with a new, present-day lens....

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The vibrant history of the Serras family in Mataró, Spain, contextualizes life in the Franco Era. ...

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"I traded in my headscarf for a hair straightener. I straddled two different versions of myself for the next eight months, until my mom found a photo of me on Google images."...

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The realities of war, poverty and destruction often lose their impact as tragedy covers the headlines every day. Maybe we have a coping mechanism to block the constant horrors out. But University Theatre’s “Scorched” changes that perception, framing a broad crisis in an intimate lens. The story follows Simon and Janine, twins who are left...

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McGovern: Comedy at the Karl Marx Theater

February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s Saturday night in Havana, Cuba. I’m standing with an American friend outside the Karl Marx Theatre trying to find illegally scalped tickets to a sold-out stand-up comedy show. Our guide, Alberto González Rivero, a man who has directly interpreted for Fidel Castro, wanders through the stylish crowd looking for dealers. Our cab driver patiently...

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If I close my eyes, a stream of images races through my mind, awakening all of the moments that I feared were slipping away as each day passed. In seconds, I flip through every face I can recall; each one front-of-mind just in time to crack a smile before the next one fills the space....

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My alternative to the traditional way of celebrating New Year's in New York. ...

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Anderberg: From California to Capetown

January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

"Change is evident here, but there is still a strong presence of government corruption, violence, HIV/AIDS, and economic inequality."...

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