Literature

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Zama by Antonio Di Benedetto
  • Literature
  • New York

Zama by Antonio Di Benedetto

Presentation of the English version of “Zama,” now universally recognized as one of the masterpieces of modern Argentinean and Spanish-language literature.

Apr 19, 2017

El estornudo de la mariposa. Los Garbo contra Hitler
  • Literature
  • New York

El estornudo de la mariposa. Los Garbo contra Hitler

José de Cora presents his historical novel about the Spanish spy Juan Pujol “Garbo” and his wife, in conversation with EFE correspondent Agustín de Gracia.

Apr 18, 2017

Such small hands by Andrés Barba
  • Literature
  • New York

Such small hands by Andrés Barba

Spanish writer Andrés Barba presents the English version of “Las manos pequeñas” in conversation with Idra Novey.

Apr 18, 2017

Celebrating Sant Jordi: Sebastià Alzamora in conversation with Ed Lin
  • Literature
  • New York

Celebrating Sant Jordi: Sebastià Alzamora in conversation with Ed Lin

Sebastià Alzamora’s “Blood Crime” is the winner of the 2011 Sant Jordi Prize for Catalan Literature.

Apr 17, 2017

Kerouac Vigo Festival in New York
  • Literature
  • New York

Kerouac Vigo Festival in New York

Spanish, Latin and American poets, musicians and performers unite word and work in a poetic synergy, knocking down walls and narrowing languages with poetry as the central axis of contemporary artistic expression.

Apr 6 – Apr 8, 2017

Sombra de Luna and Erótica...(dos) by Francisco Álvarez "Koki"
  • Literature
  • New York

Sombra de Luna and Erótica...(dos) by Francisco Álvarez "Koki"

The Spanish author presents his two new books at La Nacional in New York.

Apr 5, 2017

Manuel Rivas on Tour in Austin
  • Literature
  • Austin

Manuel Rivas on Tour in Austin

Manuel Rivas, one of Spain’s most beloved contemporary writers, talks about his work and his love for Galicia, his native land.

Mar 20, 2017

Manuel Rivas on Tour in Memphis
  • Literature
  • Memphis

Manuel Rivas on Tour in Memphis

Manuel Rivas, one of Spain’s most beloved contemporary writers, talks about his work and his love for Galicia, his native land.

Mar 17, 2017

Manuel Rivas on Tour in Los Angeles
  • Literature
  • Los Angeles

Manuel Rivas on Tour in Los Angeles

Manuel Rivas, one of Spain’s most beloved contemporary writers, talks about his work and his love for Galicia, his native land.

Mar 15, 2017

Manuel Rivas on Tour in Chicago
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Manuel Rivas on Tour in Chicago

Manuel Rivas, one of Spain’s most beloved contemporary writers, talks about his work and his love for Galicia, his native land.

Mar 13, 2017

150 Years of Rubén Darío
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

150 Years of Rubén Darío

Professors Gwen Kirkpatrick and Alba Aragón, together with Nicaraguan poet Milagros Terán, discuss the legacy of one of the most influential Spanish-language poets of our time.

Mar 1, 2017

Marina Perezagua: Don Quixote from Manhattan
  • Literature
  • New York

Marina Perezagua: Don Quixote from Manhattan

The Spanish novelist presents her latest novel at Instituto Cervantes New York as a part of the IV Centenary of the death of Cervantes.

Feb 13, 2017

En cuerpo y alma: Ser mujer en tiempos de Franco
  • Literature
  • Miami

En cuerpo y alma: Ser mujer en tiempos de Franco

Author Aurora Morcillo Gómez presents her latest book where she discusses the symbolic relationship between the dictatorial rule of Franco and the female body as an allegory of the nation.

Jan 13, 2017

400 Years and Alive: Inca Garcilaso de la Vega in Contemporary Perspective
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

400 Years and Alive: Inca Garcilaso de la Vega in Contemporary Perspective

A conversation between Professors Jose Antonio Mazzotti and Sara Castro-Klaren about the work and legacy of Garcilaso’s thought.

Dec 7, 2016

Martí Sales and Cristian Crusat at New Literature From Europe Festival
  • Literature
  • New York

Martí Sales and Cristian Crusat at New Literature From Europe Festival

Spanish authors Martí Sales and Cristian Crusat take part in the readings and discussions among leading and emerging literary voices from Europe, and some of America’s foremost writers and critics.

Dec 7 – Dec 10, 2016

The Man Who Invented Fiction
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

The Man Who Invented Fiction

Professor William Egginton will present and sign his book “The Man Who Invented Fiction: How Cervantes Ushered in the Modern World” at the Library of Congress.

Dec 2, 2016