LACIS Lunchtime Lecture: "Para todos los chapines" (Lecture will be presented in English.)
When: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Where: 206 Ingraham
Presented by Jack W. Forbes, Honorary Fellow in Anthropology at UW-Madison.
This lecture, based on over two years of ethnographic and archival research, will present the history of marimbas orquestas from the introduction of jazz to Guatemala in the 1920s to the present day, embedding it within the socio-historical trends of nationalism, popular culture, and musical style.
Fair-trade coffee and tea, as well as light snacks will be provided.
FREE & Open to the Public.
Please contact Sarah Ripp: firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.