“Las artes (pintura, poesía, etc.) no son solo éstas. Artes son también comer, beber, caminar: todo acto es un arte.”Peruvian poet
Translation: The arts (painting, poetry, etc.) aren’t the only arts. Art is also eating, drinking, walking: every act is an art.
Check out the book display in the Jr. High Library:
OPA Jr. High Library Country Profile page: Peru
CIA World Factbook: Peru
Music of Peru
Utah Online Library
Did You Know?
- Peru is home to the source of the Amazon River, which carries the highest volume of water of any river in the world.
- Known as the birthplace of the potato, Peru produces more than three thousand different varieties of the vegetable.
- Peru’s average workweek is around 48 hours, one of the longest in the world.
- Peru has dozens of universities, including the University of San Marcos in Lima, one of the oldest in South America.
“Peru.” CultureGrams Online Edition, ProQuest, 2019, online.culturegrams.com/world/world_country.php?cid=125&cn=Peru. Accessed 09 September 2019.