7th LACC Affiliated Faculty Interdisciplinary Colloquium: Pope Francis of Argentina
|Venue:||FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, SIPA Bldg., Rooms 502/503|
"Making History? Pope Francis of Argentina and What He (It) Means for Latin America and the Rest of the World" examines impact of the election of an Argentine Pope and what it signals for the Catholic Church and other rapidly growing religions in the region. Guest speakers include Maria Clara Bingemer, Associate Professor, Theology & Vice Dean, Center of Theology and Human Sciences, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) and FIU Professors of Religious Studies, Ana Maria Bidegain, Christine Gudorf and Daniel Alvarez. Co-sponsored by LACC and FIU's Department of Religious Studies. Free and open to the public. Call LACC at (305)348-2894 for more information or to RSVP.