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LAWS: Liliana Colanzi


LAWS: Liliana Colanzi

Uptown Campus
Jones Hall

Featuring Liliana Colanzi

Liliana Colanzi Headshot

Este serie reúne a los autores más representativos de la escritura continental y los editores que los publican. A través de entrevistas profundas con la reconocida escritora ecuatoriana Gabriela Alemán y presentaciones de proyectos editoriales, los invitados explorarán los vínculos entre el mundo literario y la realidad continental. Sus conversaciones se convertirán después en el eje de un archivo digital que busca llevar estas ideas a un público global.

This series brings together Latin America’s most representative creative voices and the editorial entrepreneurs that publish them. By way of interviews conducted by renowned Ecuadorian writer Gabriela Alemán and presentations of various editorial missions, the guests will shed light on a literary world shaped by the contemporary issues of the continent. Moving forward, their conversations will comprise the centerpiece of a digital archive that introduces their ideas to a global audience.

All events will be held at 5:30pm in the Greenleaf Conference Room, 100-A Jones Hall and will be followed by a reception.

About the Author

Liliana Colanzi was born in Santa Cruz, Bolivia in 1981. She published the books of short stories, Vacaciones permanentes (2010)Nuestro mundo muerto (2016), and edited La desobediencia, antología de ensayo feminista (2019). Nuestro mundo muerto has been translated to English, Italian, French, Dutch, and Danish. She won the Aura Estrada literature prize in Mexico in 2015. She was selected among the 39 best Latin American writers under 40 by the 2017 Hay Festival Bogotá39. In 2017, she founded the publisher Dum Dum in Bolivia. She lives in Ithaca, NY and teaches Latin American literature and creative writing at Cornell University.

Stone Center for Latin American Studies

For more information contact: Stone Center for Latin American Studies via email to rtsclas@tulane.edu or by phone at 504-865-5164