The Referendum – a Presentation by award-winning Chilean author and former diplomat, Antonio Skarmetá

FEBRUARY 26
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
6th Floor Student Lounge

Award-winning, Chilean Author and Former Diplomat
Antonio Skármeta

This lecture is based on Mr. Skármeta’s comedy on the
 1988 Chilean plebiscite:
El Plebiscito o Como derrotar a un dictador con poseía

(The Plebiscite or How to Defeat a Dictator through Poetry)

Mr. Skármeta’s  1985 novel Ardiente paciencia inspired the 1994 Academy Award-winning movie, Il Postino (The Postman)

Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff & General Public – no charge
(registration is required)



To register for this event please click the link below:
http://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/registration

 

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