The Gabo Heart [Centro Gabo] and the Surtigas Basis proceed the dialog on communication and tradition in Cartagena, Colombia. This occasion provides an area for dialogue and evaluation, the place representatives of various kinds of cultural and communicative expressions of the town will take part. It will likely be held on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, beginning at 5:00pm (Colombia time). Guests will be capable of observe the dwell internet chat by means of the Fb pages of the Gabo Heart or the Surtigas Basis.
In a metropolis like Cartagena, the place cultural expressions might be round any nook, it’s essential to rigorously replicate on these practices, the way in which through which they’re being made identified and the communicative motion immersed in every certainly one of them. Because of this, the Gabo Heart—in an initiative of the Gabo Basis to advertise the legacy of Nobel Prize successful creator Gabriel García Márquez—and the Surtigas Basis will supply an area to dialogue on the topic by means of the online chat ‘¿Cómo se comunica la cultura en Cartagena?’ [How is culture communicated in Cartagena?].
This occasion shall be held subsequent Wednesday, November 25, beginning at 5:00 p.m. (Colombia time). These will be capable of observe the dwell internet chat by means of the Fb pages of the Gabo Heart or the Surtigas Basis.
The dialog about communication and tradition in Cartagena shall be moderated by Ricardo Chica Gelis, social communicator, physician in Academic Sciences and professor on the College of Cartagena. Chica Gelis will information the dialogue and the reflections contributed by the next friends to the online chat:
- Alfonso Salas (Funk-cho), vocalist of the Cartagena group El Caribefunk, an exponent Afro-Caribbean music, nominated for a Latin Grammy within the Greatest Modern Album / Tropical Fusion class.
- Gustavo Tatis Guerra, author and cultural journalist for the newspaper El Common de Cartagena. Winner of the Simón Bolívar Nationwide Journalism Prize (1992), Antonio J. Olier District Journalism Grand Prize (1991 and 1993), Álvaro Cepeda Samudio Journalism Prize (2003).
- Catalina Vela, director of strategic alliances of the Danfroc Cultural Company, a Cartagena firm made up of youngsters and adolescents, residents of the Olaya Herrera neighborhood.
For the strengthening of cultural manifestations
As members of the Committee for the Revitalization of the Independence Festivities of Cartagena, the Gabo Basis—by means of the Gabo Heart—and the Surtigas Basis have maintained an curiosity in producing areas for coaching, dialogue and reflection on the cultural richness of the town and the worth of the inventive expressions that characterize this Colombian Caribbean area. In these areas, communication—not solely as a way for the dissemination of knowledge, but additionally for the manifestation of a follow—performs a related position.
[. . .] The Committee for the Revitalization of the Independence Festivities of Cartagena seeks to advertise the research, social appropriation of data, reflection and administration for the strengthening of the Independence Festivities of Cartagena de Indias.
Excerpts translated by Ivette Romero. For full article (in Spanish), see https://centrogabo.org/centro-gabo/noticias/sigue-la-charla-web-del-centro-gabo-y-la-fundacion-surtigas-sobre-comunicacion