International Writing Showcase

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Date(s) - 11/06//2014
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Library of Congress, Montpelier Room, Madison Blg., 6th floor


Sixteen writers from the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program will read and participate in panel discussions.  At 1:30 pm, the Hispanic Division of the Library introduces Cynthia Edul (Argentina), Enrique Serrano (Colombia), Omar Pérez (Cuba), and Natasha Tiniacos (Venezuela).  At 2:30, the African and Middle Eastern division hosts Boaz Gaon (Israel), Mujib Mehrdad (Afghanistan), Mamle Kabu (Ghana), and Ahmed Shafie (Egypt).  At 3:30, the Asian Division features Binayak Banerjee (India), Bernice Chauly (Malaysia), Heekyung Eun (South Korea), and Chen Li (Taiwan).  And at 4:30, the European Division presents Auguste Corteau (Greece), Gerður Kristný (Iceland), Laurynas Katkus (Lithuania), and Franca Treur (Netherlands).  Free admission.