Words Without Borders: Every Day in Africa
April 27, 2007 | Instituto Cervantes | New York City
With Marguerite Abouet, Abdulrazak Gurnah, Yasmina Khadra, Uzodinma Iweala; moderated by Dedi Felman
Co-sponsored by Instituto Cervantes New York and the Consulate General of Spain. Words Without Borders, the online magazine for international literature, is a partner in The Center for Literary Translation at Columbia University.
Discussed: experiencing the moment of leaving home; which language would you marry if you could; engaging the experience of displacement; and the emotional locations of language.
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