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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

Spanish writers at the 2018 Miami Book Fair
  • Literature
  • Miami

Spanish writers at the 2018 Miami Book Fair

The Miami Book Fair, one of the nation’s finest book festivals, brings the best of Spanish Literature to Miami.

Nov 11 – Nov 18, 2018

Jordi Virallonga at the 2018 International Literature Festival
  • Literature
  • Houston

Jordi Virallonga at the 2018 International Literature Festival

The International Literature Festival celebrates the poetry of the Americas for the sixth consecutive year with renowned authors such as Spanish essayist, translator and poet Jordi Virallonga.

Nov 6 – Nov 7, 2018

Translating Spanish Drama at Alta41
  • Literature
  • Indianapolis

Translating Spanish Drama at Alta41

This year’s conference of the American Literary Translators Association brings panels, readings, and special events that underscore this year’s themes: Performance, Props, and Platforms.

Nov 2, 2018

Festival de la Palabra 2018
  • Literature
  • San Juan, PR

Festival de la Palabra 2018

This year’s edition of the Festival de la Palabra pays tribute to the Puerto Rican diaspora during six days of dynamic participatory programs and a series of readings, lectures, film screenings and workshops to promote constant dialogue among international writers and readers.

Oct 9 – Oct 14, 2018

KJCC Poetry Series #1
  • Literature
  • New York

KJCC Poetry Series #1

The first edition of the series, curated by Lila Zemborain, includes the reading by Ana Arzoumanian and translator Gabriel Amor of “Juana, the Mad Queen of Spain.”

Sep 26, 2018

Emma Ríos at SPX 2018
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Emma Ríos at SPX 2018

SPX (Small Press Expo) 2018, the premier event for indie comics, cartooning and graphic novels, presents Spanish graphic novelist Emma Ríos.

Sep 15 – Sep 16, 2018

Spanish Poets at the ALDEEU 2018 Congress
  • Literature
  • Charlottesville, VA

Spanish Poets at the ALDEEU 2018 Congress

Spanish poets Juan Carlos Mestre and María Ángeles Pérez López take part at the 2018 congress of ALDEEU, the Association of Spanish Professionals in America.

Jun 11 – Jun 13, 2018

Pedro Larrea at Maratón de la Poesía 2018
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Pedro Larrea at Maratón de la Poesía 2018

Teatro de la Luna presents its 26th Poetry Marathon in Spanish, “La Pluma y la Palabra,” with the participation of Spanish poet Pedro Larrea.

Jun 8 – Jun 9, 2018

Goya and Lope de Vega at The Magic of Handwriting: The Pedro Corrêa do Lago Collection
  • Literature
  • New York

Goya and Lope de Vega at The Magic of Handwriting: The Pedro Corrêa do Lago Collection

This exhibition features 140 handwritten letters, manuscripts, and documents of illustrious figures in history and the arts spanning nine centuries.

Jun 1 – Sep 16, 2018

Staged reading of Cuaderno de Nueva York at European Literature Night 2018
  • Literature
  • New York

Staged reading of Cuaderno de Nueva York at European Literature Night 2018

Don’t miss the staged reading of Spanish poet José Hierro’s “New York Notebook” at this year’s edition of European Literature Night.

May 12, 2018