Life without Writing

A Discussion Panel on the Importance of Writing in our Daily Lives

by March 29, 12:00-1:15 PM

Life without Writing

What role does writing play in our lives? Three professionals share their views on the importance of writing in their fields --Journalism, History, and Law-- and in their personal lives. The main question they will address is why writing in Spanish matters more than ever. Our guests are:

Alberto Avendaño. President of Latino Impact Media (

Silvia López Wehrli. Archivist at the National Archives of Spain.

Yolanda Vaccaro. Journalist and Social Media Manager at El Comercio, Perú. (

Johnson Center, Room G. March 29, 2018. 12:00-1:15 PM Introduced by Prof. Berroa and moderated by Prof. Román-Mendoza