From the U.S. Embassy:
Junot Díaz, winner of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for his novel “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao,” is in Buenos Aires to lecture at the Buenos Aires International Book Fair.
Junot Díaz, one of the most prestigious authors in US contemporary literature, will offer a talk on Saturday May 2 at 8:00 pm at the 35th International Book Fair of Buenos Aires, at La Rural, Room Julio Cortazár. He will talk about the American immigrant experience.
His work has appeared in: The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Time Out, Glimmer Train, Story, African Voices, Best American Fiction `96 (ed. John Edgar Wideman); Best American Fiction `97 (ed. Annie Proulx); Best American Fiction `99 (ed. Amy Tan); Best American Fiction `00 (ed. E.L. Doctorow); and was included in the ‘20 Writers for the 21st Century’ issue of The New Yorker (June ‘99) and The O.Henry Prize Stories anthology, 2009
From Santo Domingo to New York: The American Immigrant Experience.
May 2 – 8:00 pm
Ocre Pavillion – Room Julio Cortázar
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