Runa-Kikin Shutichina (The New Identity with an Human Face)

Runa-Kikin Shutichina (The New Identity with an Human Face)

An academic and cultural event by the UCLA Kichwa/Quechua class

Monday, May 12, 2014
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Royce Hall 314

The UCLA Quechua class presents its fifth annual academic and cultural activity, a celebration of “Runa-Kikin Shutichina”. This celebration serves to acknowledge the growing presence of indigenous culture throughout the world, as well as pay tribute to those groups that have managed to maintain their cultural identities despite historical prejudice and persecution. Additionally, this event aims to support the campaign to preserve the indigenous language and cultures of the Americas, with a focus on the Quechua language.

Cost: Free and open to the public

Special Instructions

Parking Information: The closest parking lot is Structure #5. Visitors may purchase daily parking permits (Currently $12) by stopping at the Information & Parking kiosks (cash only) or by using a "Pay by Space" pay station. The closest information booth to Structure #5 is located on Hilgard and Westholme Ave. To use a Parking Pay Station: Simply drive to a self-service Pay Station location (there is one located in Structure #5). Please read the posted signs and screen prompts for Pay by Space. Pay Stations allow you to select the time you need to spend on campus and pay accordingly (all-day passes can also be purchased). UCLA maps and driving directions

For more information please contact

Nancy Gomez Tel: 310-825-4571

Download File: 05-12-14Runa-_UCLA-2014-Kichwa-ks-33y.pdf

Sponsor(s): Latin American Institute, Spanish and Portuguese, General Consulate of Ecuador- Los Angeles, General Consulate of Peru- Los Angeles, Spanish and Portuguese