Celebremos la cultura hispánica 2010

Let's celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebremos la cultura hispana


Who? University of Louisville Students

What? Celebrate Hispanic Heritage with the Spanish Club, Spanish section of Classical and Modern Languages, UofL Cultural Center and LALS.

Why?  A great goal of this event is to raise funds for the "Celebremos la cultura hispana" Scholarship which is a student based initiative to reach out to the local Hispanic community and support new University of Louisville students, while at the same time celebrating Hispanic heritage.

When? And Where?   All day October 7!

8 a.m.-2 p.m. Film Festival in Chao Auditorium

  • 10:00 a.m.
    Gigante [Giant]
    (2009). Uruguay. Director: Adrián Biniez.
  • Watch Youtube trailer  IMDB page |Review (from hollywoodreporter.com)

  • 2:00 p.m.
    Perfecto amor equivocado [Love By Mistake]

    (2004).  Cuba.  Director: Gerardo Chijona.

  •  |  IMDB page | Review (from metroactive.com)

12 p.m.-2  p.m. ¡Celebremos la cultura hispana! in the Humanities Building Quad! 

(Food, music, entertainment, information booths)
  • 12:00 p.m  Cuban Singer, Heriberto Avilés
  • 12:30 p.m. Flamenco
  • 1:00 p.m.  Arco Iris Latino
  • 1:30 p.m.  TBA

5 p.m.-7 p.m. ¡Celebremos la cultura hispana! In the Cultural Center 

  • Food from local HIspanic restaurants, 
  • Display to focus different Spanish-speaking cultures and countries)

7 p.m.-9 p.m. Film viewing and discussion in Chao Auditorium.

  • Thu Oct 7 2010. / Friday Oct 8 2010 (noon, 104W, Ekstrom Library),
    El violin [The Violin]
    (2005). México.  Director: Francisco Vargas.

Thanks to the Spanish Club, the Spanish section of Classical and Modern Languages, The Lewis Educational Fund, the UofL Cultural Center and the Latin American and Latino Studies Program.