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Martin do Nascimento's Blog


Martin is a multimedia journalist based out of Austin, Texas. His work has been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, NBC News, The Dallas Morning News, The Texas Tribune, The Austin American-Statesman, News Photographer Magazine, and elsewhere.

A trilingual Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Martin is currently pursuing dual-MA degrees in Journalism and Latin American Studies at the University of Texas at Austin.

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Recent Blog Posts:

View select photos of the García Márquez archive

The archive of late author Gabriel García Márquez opened to the public on Oct. 21 at the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin. See photos of the archive below and visit the Ransom Center's site for more. Today is the last day of the Center's symposium, "Gabriel García Márquez: His Life and Legacy."  Read more »

Instagram account offers new lens on life in Latin America

From one day to the next, followers of the Instagram account Everyday Latin America can travel virtually from Paraguay to Costa Rica to Mexico and beyond. Read more »

New reporting program trains journalism students to cover US-Mexico border

A new journalism program at a U.S. university is seeking to train young reporters to cover that country’s border region with Mexico.

In August, long-time border-region journalists Alfredo Corchado and Angela Kocherga joined the faculty at the Arizona State University (ASU) Cronkite School of Journalism to train graduate and undergraduate students as part of the new program. Read more »


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