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La Hermandad: Mirando el Futuro / Looking at the Future

Children of coffee laborers at La Hermandad coffee plantation (San Ramon, Nicaragua) ask (and draw) the powerful question, “What do I want to be in the future?”

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Here’s another project we’ve been working on at La HermandadCoffee Camp:

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Students are planning out their dreams for the future, and then

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COMICS WORKSHOP in Nicaragua

COMICS WORKSHOP is on the road again in January 2014, this time in rural northern Nicaragua!

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HSR Comics Exchange: San Ramón Comics

Here are some sample HSR comics by elementary students from a couple of communities in San Ramón:


HSR Comics Exchange: Henniker Comics

Here are some sample HSR comics by 4th grade students at Henniker Community School; following translation and publication we will distribute them to students in their sister town of San Ramón:


HSR Comics Exchange @ UNH

Student Karina Beadling provides this cartoonist’s eye view of our presentation at the University of New Hampshire this afternoon:

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John Stark: Drawing & Translating

Spanish Honors students at John Stark Regional High School are working on new comics pages and translating pages drawn by artists in San Ramón during last year’s workshops!
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HSR Family Night #2

Henniker-San Ramón Comics Exchange participants met tonight to draw some seasonal comics and discuss upcoming events for our project.

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For sample pages, check HSR’s FaceBook fanpage!