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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

Victoria Kent and Louise Crane: A Shared Exile
  • Literature
  • New York

Victoria Kent and Louise Crane: A Shared Exile

Writers Elvira Lindo and Carmen de la Guardia talk about the achievements of Kent and Crane in New York, two of the most interesting women of their generation.

Nov 29, 2016

PoetNY Open Mic featuring Marcos de la Fuente
  • Literature
  • New York

PoetNY Open Mic featuring Marcos de la Fuente

The Spanish poet reads Cortázar, Miller, Salinger and Nietzsche at PoetNY Open Mic.

Nov 21, 2016

Miami Book Fair 2016
  • Literature
  • Miami

Miami Book Fair 2016

The nation’s finest and largest literary gathering will celebrate its 33rd edition with several authors from Spain.

Nov 13 – Nov 20, 2016

Javier Marías reads from "Thus Bad Begins"
  • Literature
  • New York

Javier Marías reads from "Thus Bad Begins"

The novel is published three years after his last one, “Enamoramientos,” which received critical and public acclaim.

Nov 9 – Nov 11, 2016

A conversation with acclaimed translator Edith Grossman
  • Literature
  • New York

A conversation with acclaimed translator Edith Grossman

Translator and critic Edith Grossman and Consul of Spain for Cultural Affairs Juan José Herrera de la Muela will discuss translation and literature.

Nov 7, 2016

Golden Ages: The Theatre of England and Spain in the Age of Shakespeare and Cervantes
  • Literature
  • Houston

Golden Ages: The Theatre of England and Spain in the Age of Shakespeare and Cervantes

The 19th Annual Theatre Forum presents performances, recitals, lectures, research projects and lecture-demonstrations to compare the Spanish theatre of Miguel de Cervantes and the English theatre of William Shakespeare.

Nov 4 – Nov 6, 2016

The others: Anthology of artificial women by Teresa Lopez-Pellisa
  • Literature
  • New York

The others: Anthology of artificial women by Teresa Lopez-Pellisa

The book will be presented by the author in conversation with Naief Yehya, Mar Gómez Glez, Claudia Salazar, Yoss and Marcelo Cohen.

Oct 28, 2016

The Life and Work of Miguel de Cervantes
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

The Life and Work of Miguel de Cervantes

The Library of Congress celebrates Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra with the lecture entitled “The Life and Work of Miguel de Cervantes” by professor Hernán Sánchez Martínez.

Oct 21, 2016

Gastón García Marinozzi: Viaje al fin de la memoria
  • Literature
  • New York

Gastón García Marinozzi: Viaje al fin de la memoria

The author presents his new book “Journey to the end of Memory” with Esther Allen and Juan José Herrera de la Muela at Instituto Cervantes New York.

Oct 20, 2016