Elena Duran: Música Sin Fronteras // Berkeley

Bancroft Hotel 2680 Bancroft Way, Berkeley

Elena Duran is a Chicana flutist who grew up in Oakland's Fruitvale District and later attended Mills College. She is one of the world's top instrumentalists and has recorded and performed with Paul McCartney, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, and the National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico, among others. Duran developed a program called "Flautas Sin Fronteras" […]

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Talk with Sergio Fajardo on Building Peace in Colombia // Berkeley

Bancroft Hotel 2680 Bancroft Way, Berkeley

After more than 50 years of armed conflict, Colombia is on the verge of a peace deal between the government and the FARC. As governor of Antioquia and mayor of Medellín, Sergio Fajardo has experienced the complexities of the conflict and will discuss the political challenges to overcoming violence and living in peace. Fajardo will […]

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Guadalupe Rivera y Marin – daughter of Mexican artist Diego Rivera // Berkeley

Bancroft Hotel 2680 Bancroft Way, Berkeley

Guadalupe Rivera y Marin - daughter of the famed Mexican artist Diego Rivera - will be speaking for 2 days in Bay Area! see 2 events below. Guadalupe Rivera y Marín, Ph.D., the daughter of Diego Rivera, will dissect her father's impact on the culture, politics, and society of post-revolutionary Mexico. Recalling the Mexico of […]