SFU’s Latin American Studies program presents:
Daniella Gandolfo, “In The Pit: Lima’s Anti-Architecture of Modernity”
March 2, 2017, 5:30pm
CH Strategy Room (2800), SFU Segal Building, 500 Granville St, Vancouver
In downtown Lima, two structures are in intimate proximity and worlds apart. One is the modernist tower of the Judiciary. The other is the infamous, below-ground market of “El Hueco”- or “The Pit”- sitting defiantly in the Judiciary’s shadow.