Find inspiration, meet fellow writers and artists, and learn new writing techniques at two workshops hosted by the Bronx Council of the Arts' Bronx Writers Center.
Hosted by international authors as part of the PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
Free admission and cash bar
Location: 2nd Floor North Wing
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Writing Workshop with Jorge Volpi
Jorge Volpi is a writer, essayist, and the director of the Festival Internacional Cervantino, the most important performing arts and music festival in Latin America. He obtained the prestigious Biblioteca Breve Prize for his novel In Search of Klingsor, the first part of his Tetralogy of Power.
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3:00pm to 5:00pm
Writing Workshop with Oswaldo Zavala
Oswaldo Zavala is a professor at The Graduate Center and at the College of Staten Island, CUNY. His most recent book is The Insufferable Modernity: Roberto Bolaño at the Limits of Contemporary Latin American Literature (UNC Press, 2015). His current project is The Imaginary U.S.-Mexico Drug Wars: State Power, Organized Crime and the Political History of Narconarratives (1975-2012).
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Public and Community Engagement Programs are made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Mertz Gilmore Foundation.