Br. Boniface V. Lazzari, O.S.B.
Title and discipline: associate professor,
Office location: Old Main 339
Br. Boniface is a Solemnly Professed member of
the Benedictine community of Saint Martin's Abbey
who teaches Spanish at Saint Martin's University,
and is a regular contributor to Insights, the
official magazine of Saint Martin's University. The
author of El teatro de Alfonso Sastre [unpublished
thesis; 1973], Br. Boniface has lived in Mexico and
in Spain and has traveled in Central America, the
Caribbean, Europe and Israel.
Since 1990, he has been director of Abbey Church
Events, an annual concert/lecture series sponsored
by Saint Martin's Abbey and also is curator of the
Abbey's Martin of Tours Collection of Pacific
Northwest Art. A two-term past-president of the
Board of Directors of the Olympia Symphony
Orchestra, he is a member of the Western Arts
Alliance and of Chamber Music America.
Br. Boniface is an amateur ikebanist.
Education: B.A., Saint Martin's College; M.A.,
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City; S.T.B.,
Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid