Hispanic Resources: News & Events: Join us tomorrow! Book Presentation -- 'Outstanding Catalan Contributions'

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BOOK PRESENTATION: 'OUTSTANDING CATALAN CONTRIBUTIONS'

In this book presentation, Joan Amorós, president of the Occitano-Catalonian Foundation, will discuss his book 'Outstanding Catalan Contributions,' which assembles some of Catalonia's most significant cultural treasures including important icons such as Ramon Llull, Pau Casals, Salvador Dalí, Antoni Tapiès, and Antoni Gaudí, cultural expressions like the Sardana dance, the human towers (Castellers), declared Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO, as well as contributions in the fields of science and medicine and historical events like the 1992 Olympic Games.

LOCATION: Mary Pickford Theater, James Madison Building (3rd floor), Library of Congress, 101 Independence Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20540
DATE/TIME:
Friday, June 16, 2017/ 6:00 PM

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