For more information on this program, refer to the September 24th event.
Dia de los Muertos is a holiday celebrated on November 1. This traditional pre-Columbian procession evokes special memories of deceased loved ones with colorful pageantry and indigenous blessings. Enjoy face painting, strolling mariachi bands, Aztec dancers, art, arts and crafts, community altars, and other fun family activities! If you’d like to display/contribute to the event’s altars, please contact the Cross Cultural Centers at (323) 343-5001 or visit us, 2nd floor, U-SU.
As a guitarist, composer, dramatist, producer and artistic mentor, Paco Peña embodies both the authenticity and innovation of flamenco and has transformed perceptions of this archetypal Spanish art form. Named Best Flamenco Guitarist of the Year 5 years in a row by GUITAR magazine, Paco has brought his flamenco around the world from The Royal Albert Hall to New York’s Carnegie Hall. Paco’s newest show Flamencura explores that elusive state at the core of the art of flamenco.
Is it seriously Monday already? Boost your Monday blues with free snacks provided by the Center for the Student Involvement. Stop by and grab some free cereal, find out about upcoming events, and enter for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Starbucks.
Nikki Skies, author of The Town Dance, shares her recent work of fiction about a journalist who becomes the news instead of reporting the news when she accuses a prominent woman of sexual assault.
We’ve had conversations about what we’d do after the political acceptance of marriage equality, so now’s the time that we start putting those ideas into action. Join the discussion about the future of LGBT activism, including the political causes and crises obscured by the movement’s previous exclusive focus on marriage.