A series of three lectures — on the Cuban revolution, on Spanish music, and on Spanish American folk saint — will take place this fall at New York University’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center (53 Washington Square South). The lectures are free and open to the public. For further information call 212.998.3650 or visit www.nyu.edu/kjc.
- On Wednesday, October 4, at 6:15 p.m., Elizabeth Dore, who teaches Latin American Studies at the University of Southampton in the United Kingdom, will present a lecture entitled “Memories of the Cuban Revolution.” This event is presented in collaboration with NYU’s Department of History.
- On Thursday, November 30, at 6:15 p.m., a lecture in Spanish by Fordham University’s Rafael Lamas will take place. Entitled “Música y Modernidad: El caso de España,” the lecture complements the program “Beyond Flamenco: Finding Spain in Music,” produced by Joseph Horowitz and the Post-Classical Ensemble, in collaboration with the Instituto Cervantes.
- On Thursday, December 7, at 6:15 p.m., a slide lecture will celebrate the publication of the Oxford University Press book Cultures of Devotion: Folk Saints of Spanish America, presented by author Frank Graziano from Connecticut College.