Reverend Ann Helmke of the San Antonio PeaceCENTER explains the ground rules for the conversation. Photo by Kathryn Boyd-Batstone.

‘Cultural Conversations’ Unites City, Community, Interfaith Leaders In Dialogue

More than 100 community members and City leaders came to UTSA's Institute of Texan Cultures (ITC) Friday to attend Cultural Conversations, a cross cultural-dialogue event that took off in novel form, with attendees welcomed by the smell of cuisines from India, Hawaii, Mexico, Italy, China, and Texas, coupled with the sounds of ukelele strings, drums from the Far East, and more.