|Photo of Chilean cueca dance by Eduardo Castro. Licensed via Creative Commons.|
￼Attendees will get a taste of Chilean culinary delights and information about exportation of wine, fruits and sea food. An exhibit of copper, ceramics, books, pictures, videos, leather, clothing and textile artifacts will also be featured. Topics addressed by speakers Cecilia Melo-Romie, Marlene Vergara, and Rosario Langlois will include Chilean demographics, politics, religion, traditions, culture, folklore, and the dance of “La Cueca.”
Passport to the World is presented by Sister Cities of Franklin and Williamson County Tennessee, Inc., whose mission is to build global relationships, to share cultural and educational experiences and to inspire economic growth within our community. Co- sponsors for this virtual travel experience are the Williamson County Public Library and the Townsend Institute for Global Competency at O’More College of Design.