On April 17, 2014, the Colombian and Latin American writer, Gabriel García Márquez died. Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982, García Márquez is renowned as one of the greatest world writers of the modern period, as an active supporter of progressive causes and as a generous human being.
You are invited to bring a favorite magically realistic paragraph (in English or Spanish) and/or a remembrance of your encounter with the writer’s life and work to share with others.
The event takes place Wednesday, April 30 at noon in Sherman 219. It is sponsored by the departments of MLLI, Language, Literacy and Culture, and the Dresher Center for the Humanities.
Open Year Round: