Mr. Javier Serrano (Assistant Professor of Spanish & Literature) was invited by His Excellency Martin Gomez Bustillo - the Ambassador of Argentina in Kenya - to deliver a talk about the literary universe of the famous Argentinean writer Jorge Luis Borges on Wednesday, March 7.
The talk was to mark the official launch of the Jorge Luis Borges Cultural Centre, which was attended by several LatinAmerican Ambassadors (Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica and Mexico), the Kenyan Spanish Speaking Association (SSA) and the Association of Teachers of SpanishKenya (ATS-K).
Three USIU-Africa students of the Spanish Minor (Esther Mwanza, Moses Muchoki and Ryan Saffideen) accompanied Mr. Serrano on this occasion and had the opportunity to put their Spanish into practice with the Spanish-speaking community in Nairobi.
Mr. Serrano is the current President of FIAPE - the largest association of teachers of Spanish worldwide - as well as Vice President of the Association of Teachers of Spanish in Kenya (ATS-K).
Spanish lecturer delivers inaugural talk at opening of Argentinian cultural center
- Written by Victor Mshindi