“The Memory of Silence” [past event]


Talk: “The Memory of Silence”

Speakers: Uva de Aragón, author, and Jeff Barnett, Professor of Spanish at Washington and Lee University

Tuesday 24 March, 6:00 pm in Northen Auditorium in Leyburn Library

This is a dual reading, with Barnett reading from his English translation of Aragón’s Spanish-language novel, a work exploring the lives of two sisters separated at the outset of the Cuban Revolution and their reunification after 40 years.

For more information on their bilingual collaboration, see this article.

Light refreshments and book signing will follow the reading, which is part of the University Library’s Author Talk Series.

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