Join us for an exploration into the private spaces that women carve out for themselves with writers whose work examines coming of age as a young woman. How do they capture desire, sex, friendship and alienation? An evening of thought-provoking discussions with authors Margarita Garcia Robayo, Sharlene Teo, Sarvat Hasin.
Organised by English PEN and the Free Word Centre
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Contemporary Latin American Writing: An Evening with Margarita García Robayo
Our author will be in conversation with some of the best renowned experts in the field of Latin American literature, namely Prof. Catherine Boyle (King’s College London), Prof. Catherine Davies (IMLR) and Dr Cherilyn Elston (Univ. of Reading) to discuss FISH SOUP.
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Ariana Harwicz is coming to Manchester Literature Festival to speak about Die, My Love as well as her upcoming novel.
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Come and join Brazil’s Julián Fuks as he pre-launches his award-winning novel Resistance with his translator Danny Hahn.
Join Uruguayan sensation Daniel Mella in a fascinating discussion about experimenting with fiction and autobiography.
Charlotte Coombe, translator of two Charco titles, Fish Soup and The President’s Room, will be in conversation with Charco Press co-founder, Carolina Orloff, to discuss the remarkable universe of Margarita García Robayo’s writing.
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For the perfect antidote to St. Valentine’s day, join writer Ariana Harwicz, and her translator Carolina Orloff, as they read from and discuss Die, My Love, in the iconic Shakespeare and Co. in Paris.
FREE EVENT (please arrive 15-30 minutes before it starts).
Fireflies translator, Fionn Petch, will be in conversation with Charco Press co-founder, Carolina Orloff, to discuss the novel, the art of translation, Latin American fiction and Charco Press. Come along, for an unmissable evening with some brilliant voices!
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Join translator Daniel Hahn and novelists Tessa Hadley and Ariana Harwicz to discuss the dark art of fiction writing. Read more and obtain your tickets.
The Institute of Latin American Studies in partnership with Charco Press are delighted to announce an evening with author Ariana Harwicz.
Today, Jackie Kay brings together guests from three remarkably different continents. Argentinian novelist Gabriela Cabezón Cámara’s Slum Virgin tells the story of Cleopatra, a transvestite who renounces prostitution after the Virgin Mary appears...
All over the world, groups of people remain under threat from the mainstream population of their country. These persecuted minorities all share rich traditions of storytelling and today’s readings include writing selected by the Uyghur people of China, the Palestinian diaspora, the Kurdish people and Scottish Gypsy Travellers. Chaired by Scottish PEN, the readers include Jim Aitken, Gabriela Cabezón Cámara and Iyad Hayatleh.
We’re delighted to be showcasing two of Charco’s authors, Ariana Harwicz and Gabriela Cabezón Cámara, who are considered to be at the forefront of the so-called new Argentinian fiction. Both authors will be reading from and discussing their newly translated novels, Harwicz from Die, My Love and Cámara from Slum Virgin.
Hear two prize-winning authors whose work has received plaudits here and abroad. Louise Doughty follows her top 10 bestseller Apple Tree Yard with Black Water. Set against the Indonesian military dictatorship of the 1960s, it explores dark events...