Eduardo Galeano with Marie Arana
Wednesday 15 May 2013
Lensic Performing Arts Center
211 West San Francisco Street
Eduardo Galeano (1940-2015), born in Montevideo, Uruguay, was an essayist, journalist, historian, and activist, as… Read full bio.
Marie Arana was born in Lima, Peru. Author of Cellophane, Lima Nights and the memoir American Chica: Two Worlds, One… Read full bio.
About this Event
Eduardo Galeano was in the U.S. in May 2013 to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and to promote his new book, Los híjos de los días. The English edition, Children of the Days: A Calendar of Human History, was published this spring by Nation Books. Mr. Galeano spoke about and read from the book, followed by a conversation with Marie Arana.
This event was part of the Lannan In Pursuit of Cultural Freedom series.
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