Posts tagged "Elena Poniatowska"

FIL 2012 book festival in Guadalajara

[View the story “FIL 2012 book festival in Guadalajara” on Storify] FIL 2012 book festival in Guadalajara The annual Guadalajara International Book Fair is the most important book festival in the Spanish-speaking world and the second largest book festival after Frankfurt. It began November 24 and ends December 2, 2012. Storified by Teresa Puente ·... Read more »

Writers Poniatowska and Cisneros, groundbreaking women together in Chicago

Mexican writer, Elena Poniatowska, and Chicana author Sandra Cisneros are speaking together in Chicago this Wednesday night at DePaul University. This is a unique opportunity to see two amazing women writers. Their conversation titled, “Echoes of a Revolution” is to commemorate the centennial of the Mexican Revolution and the bi-centennial of Mexican Independence. Poniatowksa lives... Read more »

Mexican journalist Elena Poniatowska speaks in Chicago

One of Mexico’s greatest journalists and writers, Elena Poniatowska, will be in Chicago Saturday afternoon for a lecture at the National Museum of Mexican Art in Pilsen. Poniatowska, 77, is the author of more than 50 books but she is best known for La Noche de Tlatelolco, (Massacre in Mexico) about the student protests that... Read more »