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LAWS: Rodrigo Fuentes


LAWS: Rodrigo Fuentes

Uptown Campus
Jones Hall

Featuring Rodrigo Fuentes

Rodrigo Fuentes Headshot

Esta 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

Rodrigo Fuentes is a Guatemalan writer best known for his short stories. He received the II Premio Centroamericano Carátula in 2014, and his collection Trucha panza arriba was a finalist for the 2018 Premio Gabriel García Márquez . His works have been published in Guatemala, Bolivia, Colombia, Chile, El Salvador, as well as in translation in France and Scotland. Fuentes is also the co-founder and editor of the magazine Suelta and of the digital publishing house and literary journal Traviesa. He currently teaches in the Department of Spanish at College of the Holy Cross.

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