Tuesday, March 22, 2016

"Celebration of Mexican Mural Art, Film and Culture" Series (April 4-9)

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures is proud to present "Celebration of Mexican Mural Art, Film and Culture" Series from April 4-9, 2016.

Join us for our first event of the series with a film screening of "Ayotzinapa: Chronicle of a State Crime" by Xavier Robles. The screening will take place on April 4, 2016 from 6:30pm-8:45pm in Driscoll Hall Auditorium (132). $5 Suggested donation for entry. 50% of the entrance fees through donations of the screening are for the students of Ayotzinapa.

The second event is a lecture titled “Building Bridges: Cultural Activities that Bring Communities Together” by Ana Flores, Executive Director of the Mexican Cultural Center Mexican Cultural Center. The talk will take place on April 5, 2016 from 6:30-7:45pm in Falvey Library Room 205. Attendees will learn about Mexico and the Mexican community in the Greater Philadelphia area.

The third event is a three-day event titled: "Paint a Mural with Us: Mexican Social Movements" (April 7-9) where a mural will be painted by Villanova students and local high school students. More information to follow.

We hope you will join us for these wonderful events!

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