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Latin American Short Stories Reading Group | October
October 12 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 pm
We look forward to seeing you on Zoom this October 12th! VLACC is pleased to present, in partnership with UBC’s Latin American Studies program, a reading group open to anyone interested in short stories written by Latin American authors. On October 12th, Tamara Mitchell, Assistant Professor, Spanish at the University of British Columbia, will present and facilitate discussion of these stories: “Guatemala 1954: Funeral for a Bird” by Arturo Arias (Guatemala) and “Cinderella’s Secret Dream” by Ena Lucia Portela (Cuba). The stories are in English translations. Discussions will also be led in English. No background in Latin American literature or culture is required. Please direct any questions to Danais Yera at firstname.lastname@example.org
And use this link to access the stories: https://drive.google.com/drive/u/1/folders/1J_csTx_QM75gC-lxNip3Tlr6NHqbW4-s
When: Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 | 6pm to 7:30pm on Zoom
This is a free event but registrations are required and donations are appreciated. Please get your free ticket on Eventbrite. You will then receive a confirmation with the Zoom link:
In partnership with the UBC Latin American Studies department.