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Lit & Luz: Reading and Conversation with Writer Guadalupe Nettel

October 14, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art continues with a presentation from the distinguished Herralde Award-winning author Guadalupe Nettel, who will read and discuss her work and writing life in Mexico City.

Co-presented with the Katz Center for Mexican Studies at the University of Chicago.

In Spanish and English.

For a full list of Lit & Luz Festival events, visit! #litluz

All venues all wheelchair accessible. For visual and audio accommodations, please contact

The Lit & Luz Festival is presented by MAKE Literary Productions in collaboration with generous partners and sponsors.


Guadalupe Nettel’s many awards include Herralde Novel Prize, Gilberto Owen National Literature Prize, and the Antonin Artaud Prize among others. Her much-acclaimed titles Natural Histories (7 Stories Press, NY) and The Body Where I Was Born (7 Stories Press, NY) have been translated into English. She lives and works in Mexico City.

Los numerosos premios prestigiosos que ha recibido Guadalupe Nettel incluyen el Premio Herralde de Novela, el Premio Nacional de Cuentos Gilberto Owen, el premio Antonin Artaud, entre otros. Sus muy destacados libros Natural Histories (7 Stories Press NY) y The Body Where I Was Born (7 Stories Press NY) han sido traducidos al inglés. Vive y trabaja en la Ciudad de México.


October 14, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


MAKE: A Chicago Literary Magazine


Katz Center for Mexican Studies at the University of Chicago
5848 S University Ave
Chicago, IL 60637 United States

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