** AS OF APRIL 22, 2014, ALL EVENTS CANCELLED OR ON HOLD: "Dr. Vasallo was granted a US travel visa on March 15, but the US Interests Section office has yet to return her passport so she can travel." PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES **
Dr. Norma Vasallo of the University of Havana will be in Seattle this month for three public presentations on :
Cuba's Changing Economy: Impacts on Cuban Women and Families
Dr. Vasallo is the director of Women's and Gender Studies at the University of Havana and an internationally recognized feminist scholar.
April 24: Seattle University, Wismer Women's Center, Loyola 400; 12-2pm Meet and Greet brownbag lunch.
April 24: Seattle University, Wyckoff Auditorium, Engineering 200; 4pm
April 26: Casa Latina, 317 17th Ave So., Seattle; 3pm
April 27: Potluck brunch at 6508 27th Ave NW in Seattle, 11am.
April 18, 2014
Planning is in high gear for the IFCO/Pastors for Peace 25th Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba. This is a great opportunity to join us on a blockade-challenging trip to Cuba! The caravan will publicly challenge the 52-year U.S. Government blockade and carry material aid to the revolutionary island nation.
For more information, contact Seattle Committee Secretary Judy Zeh at (206) 523-1720
For an application to go on the caravan, please contact IFCO/Pastors for Peace directly: