South Puget Sound Community College presents its first 2018-19 Artist & Lecture Series speaker, Alina Fernández, on Oct. 18, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts.
Fernández is a novelist, activist, and radio show host, internationally famous for her autobiography “Castro’s Daughter: An Exile’s Memoir of Cuba.” She will speak of growing up in Cuba as Fidel Castro’s daughter in the political environment of the 1960’s and 70’s and her later departure, as well as provide insight into the country’s future and great potential.
Fernández will hold an on-campus Q&A session with students on Thursday afternoon in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Center: “Meet Alina: Q&A with Fidel Castro’s Daughter”.
Oct. 18, 2018, 12:45 – 1:45 p.m.
Bldg. 22, 2nd Floor
Tickets to the 7:30 p.m. lecture are available for $10 through the box office at The Washington Center for the Performing Arts.
The Artist & Lecture Series brings nationally and internationally recognized artists and speakers who offer diverse and innovative views and performances to the campus and local community, giving audience members the chance to broaden their cultural experience.