My neighbor is from Mexico. He has been here since he was born. His parents too. His grandparents emigrated here when they were young. Even though he is now a second-generation naturalized citizen, he still follows his roots as far as knowing his grandparent’s language and liking the music of his heritage. He also likes the contemporary music in Spanish as well as English. He has a lot of artists on his playlists who are from Mexico and other Spanish speaking countries. He uses the Krafta website to listen to a lot of mp3s. There are few Spanish songs I like even though I can only speak enough of the language to say very basic things.
There is a certain privilege to being bilingual. Read More »