The University of Kansas Libraries will open a new exhibition in the Haricombe Gallery this September. “Strong Foundations: 100 Years of Hispanism at the University of Kansas” celebrates the 100thanniversary of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
The exhibition will feature interdisciplinary scholarship, collections and creative works representing the century-long legacy of the department.
The opening reception will be held Thursday, September 12, in Watson Library, Third Floor West. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a cocktail reception, followed by remarks at 6:15 p.m. by Benjamin Fraser, professor of Hispanic Studies at the University of Arizona.
Exhibitions in KU Libraries’ Haricombe Gallery are collaborative in nature. They are designed to promote the creative scholarship of our campus community and highlight the strength of the libraries’ collections.
The exhibition will be on display until January 2020. Find out more information on KU Libraries’ exhibits at lib.ku.edu/exhibits.