CLASA Detroit Event Calendar

All events sponsored by the James Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive (CLASA), co-sponsored by the Hispanic American Student Association (HASA) and Gesu Peace and Justice Committee. CLASA appreciates support from UDM and the Jesuit Community at UDM. Programs are free and open to the public, and are held at UDM’s McNichols Campus (at Livernois).  For more info call CLASA Director Gail Presbey , 313-993-1124 or

The Importance of U.S.and Cuban Cultural Exchange Programs

Wednesday, November 6, 2015 | Noon | McNichols Campus Library, room 324
President's Dining Room, second floor of the Student Center

Dr. Berta Esperanza Álvarez Martens (University of Havana) and Jason LaFay (DeWitt High School and Creativity Group) will give presentations and then interact with faculty and administrators of University of Detroit Mercy, as we put our heads together to envision renewed and deepened connections to the Cuban people.... ... More

Dr. Berta Esperanza Alvarez Martens

Tues. Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m: .“Fernando Ortiz and the Afro-Cuban movement”

Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 7 p.m.,“The role of Cuban women during the last 50 years of Revolution”

Wed., Nov. 4, noon, “The Importance of U.S. – Cuban Cultural Exchange Programs”

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