Beyond the Bluff: Isaac Cardenas ’20

Isaac Cardenas ’20 Major: Theology Minor: Sociology Next Step: Volunteer with Rostro de Cristo in Guayaquil, Ecuador Isaac Cardenas will graduate with honors as the Theological Studies Program Scholar. Cardenas … Read more 

Keeping the Faith(s)

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This profile originally appeared in LMU Admission. LMU Professor of Theological Studies Professor Amir Hussain leads students on a global crusade for the why in a society increasingly concerned with the … Read more 

Philosophies of Liberation Encuentro: An encuentro in defense of life, earth and humanity

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The inaugural meeting of the Philosophies of Liberation Encuentro will be co-hosted by LMU and Casa 0101, a community arts center in Boyle Heights, on May 18th and May 19th 2019. This event brings together diverse approaches to questions and practices of liberation from philosophy, to theology, art, activism, and community. The events of Saturday, May 18th will be hosted at Casa0101 Theater (2102 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033) from 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. The events of Sunday, May 19th will be hosted at LMU in Ahmanson Auditorium (UNH 1000) from 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday’s keynote speaker, Enrique Dussel, will deliver his address, “Philosophy of Liberation and Decolonization,” from 4-6 p.m. in Ahmanson Auditorium. 

This event is free to attend and all are welcome. Please email Don Deere at ddeere@lmu.edu to register and secure your place. 

The Philosophies of Liberation Encuentro is proudly sponsored the Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts Dean’s Office, the Office of Mission and Ministry, and the departments of History, Philosophy, Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies, Women’s and Gender Studies, Political Science, and Theological Studies at Loyola Marymount University, as well as Casa0101.org and otherbooksla.com.

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