[act-ma] 2/02 Meet Griselda Aguilera, volunteer for Cuban Literacy in 1961
cwelch at tecschange.org
Wed Jan 31 16:11:50 PST 2018
Details about another short presentation and another unrelated event are
at the bottom.
Meet Griselda Aguilera Cabrera, one of the youngest volunteers in Cuba’s
historic literacy campaign of 1961.
Including a showing of a half hour film about the Literacy Campaign
Now retired from her career as an educator, Griselda works with the
Cuban Psychology Society’s
Working Group on Identity and Diversity, in activities to combat
homophobia, racial discrimination, prejudice against people with
HIV/AIDS, and violence against women and girls.
Encuentro 5, 9A Hamilton Place, near Park St and the Orpheum Theater
Friday, Feb. 2nd 7 PM
Griselda will speak in Spanish with English Translation. The film is
mostly in Spanish with sub-titles.
She will also be doing a short "seven minutes on a Sunday" presentation
at Community Church on Sunday, Feb. 4rd at 11 AM. She will be on
before the main presentation.
Details about the main presentation that day are at
Also of interest on this Thursday.
*Alan West-Durán*, /A Cultural History of Cuba/, book launch
— reading, discussion, Q&A — Thursday, Feb 1, noon-2:00, Northeastern
University, Department of Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies, 310
Renaissance Park, 1135 Tremont St., across from the Ruggles MBTA station
and parking garage, #63 on the campus map
<http://www.northeastern.edu/campusmap/map/qad8.html>. Alan will also
translate our Friday program.
More information about the Act-MA