Juan Villoro explores the works of literary giants, Gabriel García Márquez and Roberto Bolaño. The event will pay special attention to García Márquez’s Crónica de una Muerte Anunciada and Bolaño’s Estrella Distante
Juan Villoro is one of the Latin America's most accomplished writers and one of Mexico’s finest contemporary novelists as well as one of its most respected public intellectuals. He has written several books (novels and short stories) and contributes regularly to newspapers in Mexico and Europe.
Co-sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, the Townsend Center for the Humanities, and the Office of the Dean for Arts and Humanities.