Monthly Archives: October 2012

Second Reading for cycle 2012-2013

Cycle: Other Voices and Other Cultures in the Contemporary American Short Story November reading:  “The Idiot President” by Daniel Alarcón “Short story about a man who does a two-month stint with a theatre group called Diciembre.” Read it online at … Continue reading

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“Miss Lora”, by Junot Díaz

The first time I read Junot Díaz’s prose was about four years ago, after he had been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his novel The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. And yes, I must confess that I … Continue reading

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Words of Welcome

I would like to take a moment to welcome you – or any other followers of this blog – to the IIE Library’s 2012-2013 English-language reading circle. Don’t be fooled by this “English” label, however. In keeping with the International … Continue reading

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First reading for cycle 2012-2013

Other Voices and Other Cultures in the Contemporary American Short Story “MISS LORA” by Junot Díaz Short story about a teen-age boy’s relationship with an older woman… Read it online at The New Yorker Website Colloquium in person: Wednesday, October … Continue reading

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NEW ENGLISH READING CIRCLE AT THE LIBRARY

  Monthly reading club at Instituto Internacional Library Reading, blogging and group discussion Using The New Yorker magazine short stories  One Wednesday per month from 14:30. to 15:30 p.m.  Free access for members of the Library 3€ for non members Level … Continue reading

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