Claudia Salazar Jiménez – “La sangre de la aurora: Violence Against Women and the Latin American Contemporary Novel”
Claudia Salazar Jiménez was born in Lima in 1976. She studied literature at the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos and holds a PhD in Latin American Literature from NYU. She is the editor of two anthologies, Voces para Lilith (2011), and Escribir en Nueva York. Antología de narradores hispanoamericanos (2014). Her short fiction has been published inseveral anthologies and journals. In 2013, she published her first novel, La sangre de la aurora, which was awarded the prestigious Premio Las Américas in 2014. She currently lives in New York City.Her lecture will be followed by a Bilingual reading from La sangre de la aurora/Blood of theDawn (2013).Her visit is co-sponsored by the department of Romance languages and the Spanish Language Community at Mary Lyndon Hall.
Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 8:00pm
Zell B. Miller Learning Center, 348
48 Baxter Street, Athens, GA 30602