116 episodes

Tres Cuentos is a bilingual literary podcast dedicated to Latin America's narratives. Each episode is in Spanish and English. The podcast narrates a piece of literature and later reflects on the author, culture, or history behind the story. Our goal is to make our literature accessible.

Tres Cuentos Literary Podcast Carolina Quiroga-Stultz

    • Arts
    • 4.5 • 74 Ratings

Tres Cuentos is a bilingual literary podcast dedicated to Latin America's narratives. Each episode is in Spanish and English. The podcast narrates a piece of literature and later reflects on the author, culture, or history behind the story. Our goal is to make our literature accessible.

    1 - The Spirits Return - Mexico - Spooky

    1 - The Spirits Return - Mexico - Spooky

    A greedy man dares to move into a house whose owners have passed away. Soon after he starts hearing and later seeing strange things. In the afterword, we explore the meaning that dogs have in the Aztec and Maya culture. 

    • 20 min
    1 - Las Ánimas Regresan - México - Suspenso

    1 - Las Ánimas Regresan - México - Suspenso

    Después de la repentina muerte de los dueños de una casa, un hombre se muda a ella con su familia. Poco después comenzará a experimentar cosas extrañas que revelaran envidias y malas energías. En el epílogo, exploramos un poco más acerca del significado que los perros tienen en las culturas Azteca y Maya.

    • 20 min
    2 - What the Dogs Saw - Mexico - Spooky

    2 - What the Dogs Saw - Mexico - Spooky

    A woman driven by her curiosity wants to know what her dogs see at night. In the comments, we explore the beliefs in purgatory, in the souls that come to ask for help or cause harm. We finalize with a story about what happens when you rub your eyes with the dog's eye buggers.

    • 23 min
    2 - Lo que los Perros Vieron - México - Suspenso

    2 - Lo que los Perros Vieron - México - Suspenso

    Una mujer muy curiosa querrá saber lo que los perros ven en la noche cuando salen a ladrar y para su sorpresa dicha curiosidad la meterá en problemas con el más allá. En el epílogo exploramos la creencia gallega sobre el purgatorio y cómo algunas almas se manifiestan para pedir ayuda o causar mal. Finalizamos con un cuento sobre un niño que también quiso saber sobre lo que los perros ven en la noche.

    • 20 min
    3 - The Hooded Mass - New Mexico - Spooky

    3 - The Hooded Mass - New Mexico - Spooky

    Two sisters that never got along will take their rivalry to the afterlife. In the afterword, we continue exploring more about the hereafter. Our last story is about a woman who gets the fright of her life after visiting a rural school.

     

    • 28 min
    3 - La Misa Encapuchada- Nuevo México - Suspenso

    3 - La Misa Encapuchada- Nuevo México - Suspenso

    Una joven que jamás se llevo bien con su hermana muerta, se la encontrará en misa. En el epílogo continuamos explorando otras historias sobre el purgatorio. Finalizamos con un cuento más sobre una mujer que aprenderá una lección impartida por los del más allá, al visitar una vieja escuela.

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
74 Ratings

74 Ratings

fttugg ,

Intellectual Richness

I struck the gold mine ! My Spanish and spirit has been enriched !

Bren Jai ,

Such a wonderful podcast!

Tres Cuentos not only shares enchanting and captivating literature pieces from Latin America, but you also get to listen the story of the talented writers who wrote these wonderful pieces. Carolina is a wonderful host and you can feel the love she has for Tres Cuentos in the selection of every writer and literature piece that she features on Tres Cuentos. I highly recommend listening to Tres Cuentos, both in English and Spanish! You won’t regret it! ✨

favy's iphone ,

Uniqueness to the max!

Love this podcast. It’s always good to find material that allows us to learn from other cultures and their beliefs.

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