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An insight into the work of Evelio Rosero - Part of the Ibero-American Festival of Literature

Monday 14th November 2011 6:30pm - 7:30pm 107 Charing Cross Road Literary Event, Free Event

Award-winning Colombian author, Evelio Rosero has written seven novels and two collections of short stories as well as several children's books. The Armies won the 2006 Tusquetes International Novel Prize and the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize in 2009; in Colombia, he was awarded the National Literature Prize. Join us for a short film about the author followed by a panel discussion on his latest novel Good Offices, a coruscating satire of the Catholic Church recently published in English to great acclaim.

Speakers:
Maya Jaggi, award-winning cultural journalist and critic
Anna Milsom, co-translator of Evelio Rosero
Chair: Amanda Hopkinson, literary translator from Spanish, French and Portuguese

Venue: The Gallery at Foyles, Charing Cross Road
Tickets: FREE but limited. Please email events@foyles.co.uk to reserve a place.

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