La llorona essaysLa Llorona is a legend that began around 1550. It has been told to children by older ones for hundreds of years. There are some who believe it to be true, but whether they believe it or not it still remains in memories of many people. There are different stories about La Llorona, I.
La Llorona and the Days of the Dead (1) We are sincerely grateful to Dr. Amy Fuller, Lecturer in the History of the Americas, Nottingham Trent University, for this illuminating introduction to the legendary figure of La Llorona, who features prominently in Mexican popular culture, and her connections with Mexico’s Days of the Dead festival.