Latin American Iconic and Emerging Writers Symposium Evening One: A Conversation with Roberto Ampuero and Marcio Veloz Maggiolo
Manhattan Wed, May 15, 2013, 7:00 pm
For the first night of the symposium, Americas Society will host a conversation with Roberto Ampuero (Chile) and Marcio Veloz Maggiolo (Dominican Republic), two writers from the antipodes of Spanish America. The event will be moderated by Carmen Boullosa (Mexico; guest creative editor, Review 86). In Spanish and English; simultaneous ...
Manhattan Wed, May 15, 2013, 10:00 pm
"Bye Bye 17," the anticipated new album from acclaimed singer, songwriter and performer Har Mar Superstar (aka Sean Tillmann), was recently released on April 23. This is Tillmann’s fifth full-length release as Har Mar Superstar and follows his critically acclaimed 2009 release, "Dark Touches."
Manhattan Wed, May 15, 2013, 12:00 am
The Avery Fisher Artist Program, established by the late Avery Fisher as part of a major gift to Lincoln Center in 1974, serves as a monument to Mr. Fisher's philanthropy and love of music. The 2013 Avery Fisher Career Grants have been awarded to violinists Bella Hristova and Itamar Zorman, ...
Manhattan Thu, Nov 01, 2012, 8:00 pm
Internationally-acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Siegel returns for his sixth season at Scandinavia House. Each evening is comprised of informal commentary on the music and its composers, a full performance of each work, and concludes with a short Q&A session.
Manhattan Thu, May 16, 2013, 7:00 pm
For the second evening of the symposium, Americas Society will host a panel discussion and reading with Alvaro Enrigue (Mexico), Valeria Luiselli (Mexico), and Edmundo Paz Soldán (Bolivia). They will discuss currents in Latin American literature and read selections of their work. The event will be moderated by Jorge Volpi ...
Latin American Iconic and Emerging Writers Symposium Launch of Review 86: With Gioconda Belli and Luis Rafael Sánchez
Manhattan Fri, May 17, 2013, 7:00 pm
For the third night of the symposium, Americas Society will host the launch of "Review 86." The event will feature comments by Daniel Shapiro (editor), and Carmen Boullosa and Jorge Volpi (guest editors). There will also be readings by Gioconda Belli (Nicaragua) and Luis Rafael Sánchez (Puerto Rico). In Spanish ...