“The Characters Meet The Author”

“The Characters Meet The Author”

Starting October 25, Arte Institute in collaboration with José Saramago Foundation, will promote a week of events that intend to honor and celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Literature Portuguese Nobel Prize winner, José Saramago.

29 October – Instituto Cervantes, 6.30 pm

– “The Characters Meet The Author” – Lecture with Pilar del Rio and Jorge Vaz de Carvalho

– Screening of videos from the Opera Blimunda

Saramago´s Week in New York is sponsored by The Lisbon Consortium, Direcção-Geral dos Assuntos Consulares e Comunidades Portuguesas, Instituto Camões, Instituto Cervantes, Carvi Hotel, Adega Mayor and Rutgers University. Media partner: 24 horas.

The event is made possible through Poets House’s Literary Partners Space Sharing Program.