Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Marguerite Feitlowitz -- Argentina and the Legacies of Torture

Thursday, April 5, 2012

7 p.m.

Smith-Buonanno 201

"Argentina and the Legacies of Torture," with Marguerite Feitlowitz, Professor of Literature at Bennington College. She is the author of A Lexicon of Terror: Argentina and the Legacies of Torture (1998; revised and updated edition, 2011), a New York Times Notable Book and Finalist for the PEN New England/L.L. Winship Prize. Her fiction, essays, and translations have appeared in BOMB, Tri-Quarterly, Salmagundi, Les Temps Modernes, Americas, and many other magazines, newspapers, and anthologies.

Sponsored by the Office of International Affairs, the Watson Institute for International Studies, the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, the Departments of Comparative Literature and Theatre Arts and Performance Studies.

Location: Smith-Buonanno 201.