Book Launch: Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, chronotopes & dioramas
This companion volume to the exhibition at Dia at the Hispanic Society includes a photo "atlas" by Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster; new writing by Spanish novelist Enrique Vila-Matas; an essay by curator Lynne Cooke with parallel commentary by Gonzalez-Foerster; and a contribution by author and editor Bradford Morrow. Published by Dia Art Foundation. Distributed by D.A.P.
Saturday, June 26, 2010, 3pm
Dia at The Hispanic Society of America
Audubon Terrace, Broadway between
155th and 156th streets, New York City
By subway take number 1 train to 157th and Broadway
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Eduardo Lago will address the continuing multifaceted exchange and collaboration between Spanish novelist Enrique Vila-Matas and Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster.
Eduardo Lago is a Spanish novelist, translator, and literary critic. In 2002, he was the recipient of the Bartolomé March Award for Excellence in Literary Criticism for his critical comparison of three Spanish translations of James Joyce’s novel, Ulysses. In 2006, he won the Premio Nadal, Spain's oldest and most prestigious literary award, for his first novel, Llámame Brooklyn (Call Me Brooklyn). For many years, he interviewed North American writers for the literary supplement Babelia in the Spanish newspaper El País. He currently is the Director of the Cervantes Institute in New York, on leave from teaching Spanish and Spanish literature at Sarah Lawrence College in Yonkers, New York.