• Home

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.

LISTEN
• Entire panel

 

Get the Free Speech News You Need

protesters in face masks carrying old Belarusian national flags

PEN America has a new weekly newsletter, PEN Points, bringing you a digest of the biggest free expression news of the week, plus the analysis and insights you trust from PEN America experts.