Literature

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Luis García Montero at the International Literature Festival in Houston
  • Literature
  • Houston

Luis García Montero at the International Literature Festival in Houston

Poet Luis García Montero, winner of Spain’s National Poetry Prize, will make a stop in Houston to discuss his body of work.

Oct 16, 2016

Enrique Vila-Matas & Paul Auster in conversation
  • Literature
  • New York

Enrique Vila-Matas & Paul Auster in conversation

Enrique Vila-Matas & Paul Auster in conversation on Oct 5, 2016 in New York at Instituto Cervantes.

Oct 5, 2016

European Voices: A Reading & Conversation with Spanish Writer Enrique Vila-Matas
  • Literature
  • Boston

European Voices: A Reading & Conversation with Spanish Writer Enrique Vila-Matas

Author Enrique Vila-Matas tours the East Coast to promote Vampire in Love, the newly translated collection of his finest short stories.

Oct 4, 2016

Quixotes Around the World
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Quixotes Around the World

Quixotes Around the World represents the voice of the work’s readers in 30 different languages, and features iconographic and film translations and adaptations for children.

Oct 4 – Dec 12, 2016

La Senda Dificil: Quest and Meaning in Cervantes' Poetics at the Quadricentenary – A Symposium
  • Literature
  • Columbus

La Senda Dificil: Quest and Meaning in Cervantes' Poetics at the Quadricentenary – A Symposium

Five leading Cervantes scholars discuss and share recent research relating to Cervantes’ work and legacy, honoring the 400th anniversary of the death of Miguel de Cervantes.

Sep 30 – Oct 1, 2016

Celebrating Cervantes: A Day of Scholarship and Celebration in Honor of Miguel de Cervantes
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Celebrating Cervantes: A Day of Scholarship and Celebration in Honor of Miguel de Cervantes

A presentation of Cuadernos Hispanoamericanos, readings from the works of Cervantes and a concert to celebrate the great Spanish author.

Sep 29, 2016

Carlos Ruiz Zafón: How to 'Play' a Novel. An Insight into his Books and Music
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Carlos Ruiz Zafón: How to 'Play' a Novel. An Insight into his Books and Music

Carlos Ruiz Zafón will be joined by Washington Post journalist Manuel Roig-Franzia to talk about his passion for music, the use of this art in his writing, and his creative process.

Sep 28, 2016

Carlos Ruiz Zafón at the National Book Festival
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Carlos Ruiz Zafón at the National Book Festival

Famed author Carlos Ruiz Zafón, best known for international phenomenon The Shadow of the Wind, will give a presentation followed by a book signing.

Sep 24, 2016

Spanish Fever: Stories by the New Spanish Cartoonists U.S. Tour in New York
  • Literature
  • New York

Spanish Fever: Stories by the New Spanish Cartoonists U.S. Tour in New York

A book tour featuring five Spanish graphic novelists whose work on the cutting edge of comics has brought about a new wave of cartoon art in Spain.

Sep 20 – Sep 21, 2016

Spanish Fever: Stories by the New Spanish Cartoonists U.S. Tour
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Fever: Stories by the New Spanish Cartoonists U.S. Tour

A book tour featuring five Spanish graphic novelists whose work on the cutting edge of comics has brought about a new wave of cartoon art in Spain.

Sep 15 – Sep 21, 2016

Jordi Casanovas at the Library of Congress
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Jordi Casanovas at the Library of Congress

Miguel de Cervantes is a big mystery to all of us: How did he manage to write the first modern novel, El Quixote? Why did he start writing again at an age when most people were retired?

Sep 9, 2016

Quijotes por el mundo
  • Literature
  • New York

Quijotes por el mundo

The exhibition is travelling to Instituto Cervantes New York to celebrate Cervantes’ 400 anniversary.

Jul 21 – Sep 21, 2016

Don Quixote for All: Reading and discussion of Cervantes’s beloved novel
  • Literature
  • San Francisco

Don Quixote for All: Reading and discussion of Cervantes’s beloved novel

A community reading in Spanish of the classic novel Don Quixote in commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the death of Miguel de Cervantes.

Jul 6 – Sep 10, 2016

What we become by Pérez-Reverte
  • Literature
  • New York

What we become by Pérez-Reverte

Arturo Pérez-Reverte’s new novel, What We Become, launches in New York City at Book Culture.

Jun 16, 2016

24th Poetry Marathon: La Pluma y la Palabra
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

24th Poetry Marathon: La Pluma y la Palabra

The event is among several each year that support La Luna’s mission to promote Hispanic culture and foster cross-cultural understanding between the Spanish- and English-speaking communities in the national capital area.

Jun 10 – Jun 11, 2016

Enrique Granados' Letters (1892-1916)
  • Literature
  • New York

Enrique Granados' Letters (1892-1916)

With the occasion of the centenary of his death, a book brings together Spanish composer Enrique Granados’ letters.

Jun 2, 2016