Latin American Student Association to host culture show

KINGSTON, R.I. — November 10, 2000 — The University of Rhode Island’s Latin American Student Association will present a free dancing and drumming show on Thursday, Nov. 16 from 7 to 8 p.m. in Edwards Auditorium. The program is open to the public Making her first appearance at URI, artist Lydia Pérez will perform the Bomba, a new African style of drumming and dancing. Practiced by the African descendants in Puerto Rico, Bomba includes an extended improvisational dialogue between the lead drummer and the solo dancer. For Information: Jan Sawyer, 874-2116