Saturday, 11 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., Erie, Sheraton Chicago
Presiding: Brandon Bisbey, Northeastern Illinois Univ.
Speakers: Rey Andújar, Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Puerto Rico y el Caribe; Gerardo Cárdenas, Revista Contratiempo; Rafael Franco, Chicago, IL; Fernando Olszanski, Chicago, IL
Spanish-language literature in Chicago dates back to the early decades of the twentieth century but has lacked continuity, until now. This special event will showcase four of Chicago's contemporary Spanish-language fiction writers.
Latin American Literature