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Benito del Pliego at Maratón de la Poesía 2019
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Benito del Pliego at Maratón de la Poesía 2019

Teatro de la Luna presents its 27th Poetry Marathon in Spanish, “La Pluma y la Palabra,” with the participation of Spanish poet Benito del Pliego.

Jun 7 – Jun 8, 2019

Burp: Adventures in Eating and Cooking by Mercedes Cebrián
  • Literature
  • New York

Burp: Adventures in Eating and Cooking by Mercedes Cebrián

Spanish writer Mercedes Cebrián presents the English translation of her latest book focused on her culinary experiences on both sides of the Atlantic.

Apr 17, 2019

Luna y Panorama sobre los Rascacielos
  • Literature
  • New York

Luna y Panorama sobre los Rascacielos

Sixteen years after the publication of “Piel Palabra,” this new poetry anthology entitled “Luna y Panorama sobre los Skyscrapers” presents works by Spanish poets in New York.

Apr 9, 2019

2019 International Comic Arts Forum
  • Literature
  • Iowa City

2019 International Comic Arts Forum

This year International Comic Arts Forum will focus on Spanish, Latin American, and U.S. Latin comics, and will explore the topic of inmigration in comics and cartoonings.

Apr 4 – Apr 6, 2019

IV Kerouac Festival New York
  • Literature
  • New York

IV Kerouac Festival New York

Inspired by the Beat Generation, artists from all over America and Spain meet in the Big Apple for three days of concerts, recitals and poetic actions, in a dynamic and contemporary sample of the different forms that poetry can adopt: slam, spoken word, hip hop, soul, stand up poetry or performance.

Apr 3 – Apr 6, 2019

A Conversation with Kirmen Uribe
  • Literature
  • New York

A Conversation with Kirmen Uribe

Lila Zemborain and Marisa Belausteguigoitia host a conversation with writer Kirmen Uribe about his work at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center.

Mar 27, 2019

The Story of H by Marina Perezagua at the Virginia Festival of the Book
  • Literature
  • Charlottesville, VA

The Story of H by Marina Perezagua at the Virginia Festival of the Book

Spanish writer Marina Perezagua presents her new book, “The Story of H,” a quixotic twenty-first century quest around the world to discover what makes us human.

Mar 22, 2019

The Story of H by Marina Perezagua in Washington, D.C.
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

The Story of H by Marina Perezagua in Washington, D.C.

Spanish writer Marina Perezagua presents her new book, “The Story of H,” a quixotic twenty-first century quest around the world to discover what makes us human.

Mar 20, 2019

Miguel Hernández a plena luz
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Miguel Hernández a plena luz

This new exhibition presents the remarkable life and death of the youngest member of the Generation of ‘27.

Mar 14 – May 13, 2019

Divine Lola by Cristina Morató
  • Literature
  • New York

Divine Lola by Cristina Morató

Spanish journalist Cristina Morató presents the biography of a fascinating character –Lola Montes, a famous Flamenco dancer, who made a splash in Europe in the mid-19th century– and will also discuss the subject of forgotten traveling women.

Mar 7, 2019

Intellectual Philanthropists. The seduction of the masses by Aurélie Vialette
  • Literature
  • New York

Intellectual Philanthropists. The seduction of the masses by Aurélie Vialette

Historian Jo Labanyi (NYU) introduces author Aurélie Vialette (Stony Brook University) and talks about her recent book on the history of philanthropy and social movements in 19th and 20th century Spain.

Feb 14, 2019

Exile, Writer, Soldier, Spy: Jorge Semprún
  • Literature
  • New York

Exile, Writer, Soldier, Spy: Jorge Semprún

Author Soledad Fox Maura discusses her new biography of Jorge Semprún –the Nazi camp survivor, novelist, political activist and Oscar-nominated Spanish screenwriter– in two events in New York City.

Feb 7 – Feb 8, 2019

Clint Eastwood: Made in Spain by Francisco Reyero
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Clint Eastwood: Made in Spain by Francisco Reyero

Spanish journalist Francisco Reyero presents his new book, followed by a conversation with Mark Parascandola, author of “Once Upon a Time in Almería.”

Dec 5, 2018

Luna Miguel at the New Literature from Europe Festival
  • Literature
  • New York

Luna Miguel at the New Literature from Europe Festival

Running November 27-29, The New Literature form Europe Festival (NLE) brings together leading and emerging voices from 14 different countries with today’s foremost authors, including Spanish poet Luna Miguel.

Nov 28 – Nov 29, 2018

Luna Miguel at América Invertida Poetry Journal
  • Literature
  • New York

Luna Miguel at América Invertida Poetry Journal

Spanish poet Luna Miguel reads some of her poems at the presentation of the second issue of “América Invertida” at Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop.

Nov 27, 2018

Espanglish, native language: A bilingual unique phenomenon
  • Literature
  • New York

Espanglish, native language: A bilingual unique phenomenon

New York-based writers discuss their literature and the way Spanglish influenced their conception in a talk moderated by Alberto Ferreras.

Nov 13, 2018