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    Participants at the Seminar: 'Arpilleras Dialogantes / Arpillera Conversations', Cambridge, May 2015

    Participants at the Seminar: 'Arpilleras Dialogantes / Arpillera Conversations', Cambridge, May 2015

     

    Seminar:Arpilleras Dialogantes / Arpillera Conversations
    Description: This seminar / dialogue / with the participation of Diamela Eltit, Visiting Simón Bolívar Professor for 2014-15, and Roberta Bacic incorporates an exhibition of 12 arpilleras from Chile, Peru, Spain, England and Ireland which span from the Chilean dictatorship era up to recent conflicts in different parts of the world.

    Web links:
    Centre for Latin American Studies

    Previous events with arpilleras at Cambridge University
    The Politics of Chilean 'Arpilleras', 2008
    The poetry of arpilleras, 2011
    Commissioned by: University of Cambridge, Centre of Latin American Studies (CLAS)
    Date(s): 28th May 2015 - 28th May 2015
    Venue: Centre of Latin American Studies (CLAS), University of Cambridge
    Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DT, England
    Curator: Roberta Bacic, curator. Assisted by Breege Doherty
    Facilitator: Julie Coimbra Librarian and Publicist / CLAS M.Phil Admissions
    Outcome:




    Documents: • list of exhibition textiles - view
    • Exhibition poster - view