"Gurumbe": Afro-Andalusian Memories (Canciones De Tu Memoria Negra)

Flamenco recital and showing of "Gurumbé, Afro-Andalusian Memories" (2016) an internally acclaimed documentary on the hidden history of African slavery in Spain and the cultural relevance of Africa for flamenco and Spanish culture.  Showing followed by discussion with the director Miguel Angel Rosales and performance with featured dancer Yinka Esi Graves.

Co-sponsored by:

Smith College: Lecture Committee, Dance, Spanish and Portuguese Departments;

University of Massachusetts: Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies, Spanish and Portuguese Department;

Mount Holyoke: Spanish, Latina/o and Latin American Studies Department