K'iche' Maya Oral History Project



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The narrator tells the story of a time there was a thief named Mulato. He would rob the goods of traveling merchants. One night a poor man staying with the merchants was able to defeat Mulato withe the help of San Jorge and end his reign of terror.

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Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico


Theft; trust; sacrifice; gratitude


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Oral History #073: The Mulatto



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