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Latin American Short Stories Reading Group | January
January 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pmFree
We look forward to seeing you on January 19th! 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. This January 19th, Brianne Orr-Álvarez, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Teaching, Spanish at the University of British Columbia, will present and facilitate discussion of the following stories: Julio Cortázar’s “Graffiti” and Isabel Allende’s “Two Words”. The stories are in English translations. Discussions will also be led in English. No background in Latin American literature or culture required. Please direct any questions to Danais Yera at firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a free event but registrations are required and donations are appreciated. Please get your FREE ticket at Eventbrite.
Use the links below to access the stories:
Julio Cortázar’s “Graffiti” https://www.quotev.com/story/5489107/Short-Story-Collection/13
Isabel Allende’s “Two Words” https://thomasuwwritinglab.net/two-words/
This is a free event but registrations are required and donations are appreciated. Please get your free ticket on Eventbrite.
In partnership with the UBC Latin American Studies department.