Building Bridges: Spanish and English Writers in Conversation

May 19, 2011

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Cover of recent edition of Granta (detail)

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 US cities featuring some of the best young Spanish language novelists. As part of this unique tour, the Instituto Cervantes hosts this 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, moderates.

Recorded Thursday, May 19, 2011 at the Instituto Cervantes of Chicago.