ART AND EVANGELIZATION IN THE GUARANÍ AND CHIQUITANAS JESUIT MISSIONS
We will follow in the footsteps of the Society of Jesus in Latin America through its missions and the arts …
After the conquest of America, the Society of Jesus developed an intense, complex and diverse evangelizing work, in which it highlighted the foundation of the so-called “missions” or “reductions” of the Guaraní and Chiquitana area (within the current territorial limits of Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia and Paraguay). The system of hispanization and spiritual conversion developed there stood out for its particular tolerance towards indigenous customs and for the remarkable social balance achieved. We will discover how the various arts, from architecture to music, were an essential part of the process and one of the biggest keys to its success.
After the History of Gardens seminar given by Professor José Miguel Morales, AMUM proposes to delve into this matter by taking a trip to the myth and origin of all gardens: El Edén. Known by the Persians as the cultivated and closed Garden, many mythologies have referred to it to name that locus amoenus, that idyllic and idealized place, represented by a fertile valley, from which a mighty river flows and which is located in the East , where the sun is born.
With the conference, El Edén: Jardín cultivated and closed. In the key of a woman, the theologian Begoña Cigarán will analyze the representation of paradise from the current theological interpretation to shed light on this subject that fascinates many, but which, unfortunately, continues to be interpreted in the wrong way today.
EXPERIENCES IN THE BEIJING PROCESS 95
Within the framework of our twinning program “Spanish-speaking cultural bridge”, we will learn about the progress and challenges of the different countries on the road traveled 26 years after Beijing 95 and we will discuss the current situation.
This activity – proposed and organized by the Federation of University Women of Paraguay – aims to share the experiences of the countries in the process of conquering and developing one of the most important milestones in terms of gender equality at a global level: the Declaration and the Beijing Platform for Action, held in 1995 and unanimously adopted by 189 countries.
LECTURE BY DR. MARÍA TERESA MEDEIROS-LICHEM WEDNESDAY,
LATIN AMERICAN WRITERS
WOMAN’S WORD: THE WAY TO YOUR OWN VOICE
Teresa de la Parra y su Ifigenia, written in 1924, is the starting point chosen by María Teresa Medeiros-Lichem to set a date on the arduous journey of women to articulate their own voice, investigate their experiences and express themselves in a world dominated by the man. And she will do it with an exciting conference organized by AMUM, in which we will get to know the world of such valuable writers as Elena Poniatowska and Luisa Valenzuela; We will discover Paula Bombara or Karla Suárez, her aesthetics and post-memory texts; and we will face the challenge of reading Samanta Schweblin and Carla Guelfenbein. With them, with their wealth and with their language, women’s literature lives a well-deserved moment of boom and recognition.
ESPAÑA. UN RELATO DE GRANDEZ Y ODIO. Entre la realidad de la imagen y la de los hechos.
Impartida por D. José Varela Ortega en Cortijo Miraflores
PARADIGMAS DE LA CIUDAD POST COVID-19
impartida por D. Andrés Luis Romero Zarza virtual por Zoom
UN MUSEO INESPERADO EN UNA MARBELLA INAUDITA, hacia una perspectiva real del aprecio por la cultura en el entorno local
impartida por D. Germán Borrachero virtual por Zoom
MARÍA, LA MAGDALENA Y EL PODER DE SU MEMORIA
impartida por la doctora Carmen Bernabé virtual por Zoom
II ENCUENTRO DE AMUM CON NACIONES UNIDAS
impartida por D. Carlos Jiménez virtual por Zoom
LOS JARDINES DE EL RETIRO DE CHURRIANA. EL JARDÍN BARROCO MÁS IMPORTANTE DE ESPAÑA
impartido por el catedrático José Miguel Morales Folguera virtual por Zoom
LUCES Y SOMBRAS DE LA MOVIDA MADRILEÑA DE LOS AÑOS 80
impartida por la doctora María Luisa Maillard por Zoom
IMPERIOS, LA CONSTRUCCIÓN DE UN CONCEPTO
impartido por la doctoranda Lucía Reigal virtual por Zoom
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