Speaker Joe Mulligan S.J.: Jesuit martyrs of El Salvador

Sept. 22, 2014

Joe Mulligan
Fr. Joe Mulligan

Joe Mulligan S.J., a Jesuit priest from Detroit, works in Nicaragua with the Christian base communities. He is the author of The Jesuit Martyrs of El Salvador: Celebrating the Anniversaries (1994/2010). The book is about the six Jesuits and two women massacred at the University of Central America in 1989. In his talk, Mulligan spoke more about the martyrs, who were killed on Nov. 16, 1989, and why it is important to remember them.

This event was sponsored by the James Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive (CLASA), the Jesuit Community at UDM, and co-sponsored by Gesu Peace and Justice Committee. Download the event flyer.