Javier Cercas: Literature, Memory, and Cinema

Starts:
5:00 pm on Monday, December 3, 2012
Ends:
6:30 pm on Monday, December 3, 2012
Location:
Boston University Photonics Center, 8 St. Mary's Street, 9th floor
URL:
http://boston.cervantes.es/en/culture_in_spanish/cultural_activities.htm
Round table discussion with writer Javier Cercas, one of the most prominent contemporary voices of European literature. Professors Luis Fernández Cifuentes (Harvard University) and Marta Villar (Boston University) will participate in the conversation. Using as a jumping off point the celebrated novel, Soldados de Salamina, the participants will discuss the book, along with film, historic memory, and the current cultural situation of Spain…etc. Sponsored by Instituto Cervantes Boston and Voces Hispánicas/ Hispanic Voices, an initiative of the Department of Romance Studies, Boston University, made possible by the generosity of Santander.