Canal Percultural is a Lima-based organization dedicated to preserving and sharing culture over the bandwidth highway called the internet. Their goal: “Compartir Cultura”. Namely Literature, Humanities, and Philosophy. In an age where internet content debases itself in a bitter stew made up of anthropomorphic kittens, listicles, and Buzzfeed Journalism (more coming later), give yourself a chance to take in some real culture.
Roberto Bolano was a Chilean Author who, in death, has gained notoriety worldwide for his fantastic novels and clever essays. His love of detective stories and the Noir genre, mixed together with an encyclopedic knowledge of Latin American poetry and fiction, makes just about everything he wrote compelling to someone (like yours truly).
Below is a dramatic reading of a well-known work of his: El Policia de las ratas.
Of course, it is in Spanish. If you need to learn Spanish, your welcome. If not, te felicito.