Samantha Schnee & Carmen Boullosa
discussing Latin American literature in translation
and reading from their new novel
(Deep Vellum 2014)
Wednesday, October 29, 8PM
52 Prince Street, NYC, 10012
*revised event program; Gregory Rabassa will not be presenting
as originally announced
Carmen Boullosa is one of Mexico’s leading writers. The author of over a dozen novels that have received numerous prizes and honors, Boullosa has been a Guggenheim Fellow and a Cullman Center Fellow at the New York Public Library. Also a poet and playwright, she has taught at New York University, Columbia University, CUNY, and Georgetown, among other universities, and she hosts a television show, Nueva York, on CUNY-TV, which has received five New York Emmys. Her work has been translated into several languages, and she is currently a FONCA fellow in Mexico. She lives in Brooklyn and Mexico City. More information can be found at www.carmenboullosa.net, and her twitter handle is @carmenboullosa.
This is a co-presentation by the Bridge and the PEN Translation Committee, PEN American Center.
Photo credit for Samantha Schnee © Anita Staff.