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Reading and Q&A with Granta’s best young Brazilian novelists

A reading and discussion with 5 of Brazil's best young novelists

Thursday, November 29, 2012
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Royce Hall 314

A reading and Q&A session with the following young novelists:

-Cristhiano Aguiar won the Osman Lins award for his collection of short stories Ao lado do muro (2006).

-Vinicius Jatobá contributed short stories to the prose anthologies Cariocas and Cinema Utopia Revolução.

-Chico Mattoso was shortlisted for the Jabuti Prize for his first novel Longe de Ramiro (2007). Nunca vai embora (2011) is set in Havana.

-Katrina Dodson translated stories from Granta em português for the English edition. Her translations also appear in Passageways (2012).

-Saskia Vogel from Granta: The Magazine of New Writing will facilitate discussion after the reading.

Parking Information: The closest parking lot is Structure #5. Visitors may purchase daily parking permits by stopping at the Information & Parking booths or by using a "Pay by Space" pay station. The closest information booth to Structure #5 is located on Hilgard and Westholme Ave. To use a Parking Pay Station: Simply drive to a self-service Pay Station location (there is one located in Structure #5). Please read the posted signs and screen prompts for Pay by Space. Pay Stations allow you to select the time you need to spend on campus and pay accordingly (all-day passes can also be purchased).

Magaly Lopez

Download file: Granta-Brazilian-Novelists-Nov-29-ay-sq1.pdf

Sponsor(s): , Spanish and Portuguese, General Consulate of Brazil- Los Angeles; LAI Working Group for Travel, Translation and Circulation

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