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Commemorating the UCA Martyrs of El Salvador, 31st anniversary of their deaths …and… launching the “Vamos a la Milpa” project

November 16, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST

- Free

Zoom Webinar on Mon. Nov. 16, 2020
7 p.m. ETZ: Joe Mulligan, S.J. on the Martyrs
8 p.m. ETZ: Padre Melo, S.J. and others
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FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Our two featured speakers are Joseph Mulligan, S.J. from Nicaragua (who will speak on the significance of the recent convictions in Spain of the Jesuits’ killers) and “Padre Melo” Ismael Moreno, S.J. of Honduras (who will speak on his new social justice project “Vamos a la Milpa”). Other guests will be Amy Argenal, who teaches Global Migration, Human Rights, and Critical Diversity Studies at University of San Francisco, and Jose Artiga, Director of SHARE El Salvador. We will also have a dramatic reading of the words of the UCA Martyrs, prepared by Mary Anne Perrone and performed by University of Detroit Mercy community members. Sponsored by the Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive (CLASA), co-sponsored by the Office of Mission Integration, Dept. of Language and Cultural Training, the International Services Office (all at University of Detroit Mercy) and the Latin America Caucus of Interfaith Council for Peace & Justice. For more information contact CLASA director Gail Presbey at presbegm@udmercy.edu or 313-993-1124. Check the CLASA website for more info including our color flyer.

Details

Date:
November 16, 2020
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
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Website:
https://udmercy.edu/academics/special/clasa/files/Martyrs-Milpa-flyer.pdf

Organizer

University of Detroit Mercy, Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive
Phone:
3139931124
Email:
presbegm@udmercy.edu
Website:
https://udmercy.edu/academics/special/clasa/

Venue

Online Zoom Call
(Please register for this event.) + Google Map
Website:
https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/WebLink.aspx?name=E101451&id=342

Details

Date:
November 16, 2020
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, , , , ,
Website:
https://udmercy.edu/academics/special/clasa/files/Martyrs-Milpa-flyer.pdf

Organizer

University of Detroit Mercy, Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive
Phone:
3139931124
Email:
presbegm@udmercy.edu
Website:
https://udmercy.edu/academics/special/clasa/

Venue

Online Zoom Call
(Please register for this event.) + Google Map
Website:
https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/WebLink.aspx?name=E101451&id=342

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