U.S. / México Playwright Exchange
U.S. / MÉXICO
in collaboration with FONCA
NOVEMBER 22 – 24
4 mexican playwrights
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE!!!
public readings @ the LARK STUDIO
saturday, november 22 – 4pm
THE CAMELS by Luis Ayhllón
translated by Maria Alexandria Beech
This black comedy is the original "Reality Theatre." A wicked showman pays a dysfunctional family to appear on stage as themselves – for the rest of their lives.
saturday, november 22 – 8pm
sunday, november 23 – 4pm
sunday, november 23 – 8pm
THE MAIDS OF HONOUR by Ernesto Anaya
translated by Migdalia Cruz
Diego Velázquez's masterpiece comes-to-comic life. With strokes born of desperation, the artist reclaims his artistic soul through the raw humanity of those he truly paints.
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monday, november 24 – 7pm
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Panel discussion (in English)
In Search of the Audiencia:
Thursday, November 6, 7:00 PM
Representative professionals at the forefront of the growing field of Spanish-language publishing will come together to discuss issues and challenges relating to this burgeoning and essential segment of the U. S. publishing industry. The participants will include Milena Alberti-Pérez, Director of Vintage Español/Random House; Patricia Arancibia, Editor and Buyer, Libros en Español at Barnes & Noble; Fernando Gubbins, Editor, Primera Revista Latinoamericana de Libros; Ignacio Domínguez, Director of Cultural Industries, Trade Commission of the Embassy of Spain, Miami, representing "America Reads Spanish"; and Cecilia Molinari, Editor at Harper Collins/Rayo. Claudio Remeseira, Director of the Hispanic New York Project at Columbia University, will moderate the discussion.
This program is presented in collaboration with The Hispanic New York Project of The American Studies Program, Columbia University. Thanks to the Instituto Cervantes for helping to publicize this event.
This event is part of the Third Latin American Cultural Week, which will take place at various locations throughout New York City from November 5 to November 21. Visit www.pamar.org/lacwnyc for the full event listing.