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Romeos & Julietas: All Alike in Dignity
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  • Online

Romeos & Julietas: All Alike in Dignity

Diversifying The Classics places the Public Theater’s new bilingual version of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” in conversation with Lope de Vega’s “Castelvines y Monteses,” in a brand new English translation by Dakin Matthews.

Apr 9, 2021

Spain Writes America Reads: The Eligible Age by Berta García Faet
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Spain Writes America Reads: The Eligible Age by Berta García Faet

Spanish National Youth Poetry Prize winner Berta García Faet joins translator Kelsi Vanada to discuss the bilingual edition of “The Eligible Age” with The Song Bridge Project editor William Blair.

Mar 9, 2021

Spain Writes, America Reads: Rabbit Island by Elvira Navarro
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Spain Writes, America Reads: Rabbit Island by Elvira Navarro

Spanish author Elvira Navarro joins translator Christina MacSweeney to discuss her collection of stories “Rabbit Island” with guest author Sarah Rose Etter.

Feb 9, 2021

Spain Writes America Reads: Lord of All the Dead by Javier Cercas
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  • Online

Spain Writes America Reads: Lord of All the Dead by Javier Cercas

Author Javier Cercas presents “Lord of All the Dead” at “Spain Writes, America Reads,” a virtual series of author talks to introduce recently translated books from Spain in the U.S.

Feb 2, 2021

Café Transatlántico: The Library of Congress & The National Library of Spain
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Café Transatlántico: The Library of Congress & The National Library of Spain

The Library of Congress meets the National Library of Spain in this second edition of “Cafés Transatlánticos,” our coffee talks series to celebrate the cultural bridges that connect our two countries.

Dec 15, 2020

Spain Writes, America Reads: Ordesa by Manuel Vilas
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Spain Writes, America Reads: Ordesa by Manuel Vilas

Author Manuel Vilas presents “Ordesa” at “Spain Writes, America Reads,” a virtual series of author talks to introduce recently translated books from Spain in the US.

Dec 10, 2020

The PALABRA Archive: Eduardo Lago
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The PALABRA Archive: Eduardo Lago

Author Eduardo Lago comments on his recording from the “PALABRA Archive” and discusses the literary connections between the US and Spain with guest writer David Hollander.

Nov 18, 2020

Spain Writes, America Reads: Four by Four by Sara Mesa
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  • Online

Spain Writes, America Reads: Four by Four by Sara Mesa

Sara Mesa presents “Four by four” at “Spain Writes, America Reads,” a virtual series of author talks to introduce recently translated books from Spain in the US.

Nov 10, 2020

10 of 30: New Spanish Narrative 2020
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  • Online

10 of 30: New Spanish Narrative 2020

Spanish authors Aixa de la Cruz and Jordi Nopca will represent the New Spanish Narrative in the US presentation of the second edition of 10 of 30, a project that aims to encourage the translation of Spanish authors into English.

Oct 27, 2020

Spain Writes, America Reads: Pixel Flesh by Agustín Fernández Mallo
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Spain Writes, America Reads: Pixel Flesh by Agustín Fernández Mallo

Agustín Fernández Mallo presents “Pixel Flesh” at “Spain Writes, America Reads,” a new virtual series of author talks to introduce recently translated books from Spain.

Oct 9, 2020

#WorldBookDay: Contemporary Readings from Spain
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  • Online

#WorldBookDay: Contemporary Readings from Spain

In this online celebration of “World Book Day,” a selection of contemporary Spanish authors will read samples of their own works from their homes.

Apr 23, 2020

Kirmen Uribe at the Virginia Festival of the Book
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  • Charlottesville, VA

Kirmen Uribe at the Virginia Festival of the Book Canceled

Spanish writer Kirmen Uribe presents his novel “Bilbao–New York–Bilbao” as part of the festival’s “Family and Fate in Historical Fiction” roundtable.

Mar 21, 2020

Se Buscan Poetas Women's Day
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  • New York

Se Buscan Poetas Women's Day

Five Spanish-language women poets and creators come together on Women’s Day to present poetry as a vessel that vindicates current female power in the new paths of our language.

Mar 8, 2020

Spanish writers at the 2019 Miami Book Fair
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  • Miami

Spanish writers at the 2019 Miami Book Fair

Spanish literature assures its place at this year’s edition of the Miami Book Fair with the presence of 10 authors.

Nov 17 – Nov 24, 2019

The Insistence of Harm by Fernando Valverde
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  • Washington, D.C.

The Insistence of Harm by Fernando Valverde

Fernando Valverde will present his latest work, “The Insistence of Harm,” in conversation with translator Allen Josephs at Union Market.

Nov 1, 2019

José María Merino and Ana Merino in conversation
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  • Boston

José María Merino and Ana Merino in conversation

José María Merino and Ana Merino, father and daughter, will be talking about the act of reading, their literary inspirations, and their life experiences from the perspective of each one’s age and gender, in a conversation presented by professor José M. del Pino.

Oct 24, 2019