Building Bridges: Spanish and English Writers in Conversation

Thursday, May 19, 2011 @ 1:00pm

Event Info

Admission

FREE

Venue

Instituto Cervantes of Chicago

31 West Ohio Street

Chicago, 

IL 

60654

Presenter

The Spain-USA Foundation and the Embassy of Spain, in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture of Spain, Duomo ediciones, Granta en español, and the Instituto Cervantes in Chicago, are pleased to present this literary tour in major U.S. cities featuring some of the best young Spanish language novelists. As part of this unique tour, the Instituto Cervantes will be hosting a roundtable discussion between the Spanish novelists Javier Montes, Alberto Olmos, and Andrés Barba, Granta editor John Freeman, and renowned American author Aleksandar Hemon. Valerie Miles, editor of Duomo ediciones and co-founder of Granta en español, will serve as moderator.