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The Shift of Land part 1...The Connection Bewtween Land and Culture

From: KRZA
Length: 29:02

The 1st part in a 13 part series which explores the connection between land culture and agriculture in New Mexico.

1000029_small This is the 1st part in a 13 part radio series which will look at the deep connections between land and culture. The purpose of the program is to remember this connection between land and culture, to look at where agriculture came from in the state and where its going. With scholars, farmers and ranchers we will look at where New Mexican agriculture has come from with the Native Nations to the Spanish and Indio-Hispano settlers to the Anglo European settlers. In later programs we also explore how national and global trends in agriculture have affected and are affecting the state.

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Piece Description

This is the 1st part in a 13 part radio series which will look at the deep connections between land and culture. The purpose of the program is to remember this connection between land and culture, to look at where agriculture came from in the state and where its going. With scholars, farmers and ranchers we will look at where New Mexican agriculture has come from with the Native Nations to the Spanish and Indio-Hispano settlers to the Anglo European settlers. In later programs we also explore how national and global trends in agriculture have affected and are affecting the state.

Broadcast History

This series will not be released until late October.

Related Website

http://www.theshiftofland.org