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¡Bailamos! Afro Peruvian History and Dance

Thursday, October 14, 2021 6:00pm to 7:00pm

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Please join the collective of Latinx Organizations at UCSF in celebrating Latinx Heritage Month 2021 for ¡Bailamos! Afro Peruvian History and Dance.

 Thursday, October 14, 2021  6-7 PM on Zoom. 

Zoom links will be provided upon RSVP confirmation

During the event, Pierre Padilla and Carmen Roman will provide a live demonstration and explanation of several Afro Peruvian dances (such as the Zapateo, Festejo, and Cojones) and the associated instruments used in these dances. Attendants will also have the opportunity to practice all dances under the guidance of the event hosts and to ask questions in the succeeding Q&A session. Participants will also be entered into a raffle where they will have a chance to win a gift card!

This event is sponsored & hosted by the following Latinx organizations at UCSF: 

  • Society of the Advancement Chicanx and Native American Scientists
  • National Hispanic Pharmacy Association
  • Hispanic Student Dental Association
  • Chicanx Latinx Campus Association
  • Latino Medical Student Association
  • Multicultural Resource Center


Note: UCSF is committed to campus accessibility in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you require any other accommodation for effective communication in order to fully participate in this virtual event, as well as other questions or concerns, please email melisa.bautista@ucsf.edu at least 10 days before the event.

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