Yerba Mate is a caffeinated beverage commonly consumed in South America, similar in taste to green tea. The drink is popular with Argentinians because of its’ strong cultural ties, especially with the fall of dictatorships and the rise of democracy in the 1980s. Julia Sarreal of ASU’s School of Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies joins Horizonte to discuss the popular drink.
Hourlong episodes of the BBC series "Shakespeare & Hathaway – Private Investigators" air Thursdays at 8 p.m., beginning Feb. 7, following Plate & Pour and Tastemakers.
On Sunday, March 31, at 2 p.m., celebrate the life of Swedish soprano Birgit Nilsson, the face of opera from the 1950s-70s.
Get ready for a springtime adventures with Curious George and your 'Sesame Street' friends this March.