This Critical Moment: NBCC at PEN World Voices

by David Varno | Apr-22-2010

Have a conversation with leading literary critics about the work of some of the writers at this year’s Festival—including Sherman Alexie, Quim Monzó, Peter Schneider, Martin Solares, and Peter Stamm. Who are their influences? How has their work been received, both here and abroad? Members of the National Book Critics Circle trace the journey these writers have traveled from publication to translation to critical attention.

This Critical Moment: The Journey—A National Book Critics Circle Conversation
When: Friday, April 30
Where: Austrian Cultural Forum, 11 East 52nd Street, New York City
What time: 1–2:30 p.m.

With NBCC board members Eric Banks, Jane Ciabattari, Rigoberto González,
and Mary Ann Newman , Director of the Catalan Center at New York
University’s Center for European and Mediterranean Studies.

Free but reservations are required. Please call ACF’s reservation line at
(212) 319-5300 ext. 222 or e-mail

Co-sponsored by the Austrian Cultural Forum and the National Book Critics

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