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World Voices on the eve of World Book Day: German and Catalan
Sat 22 April 2017, 14:00 – 15:30 IST
City Library, Grand Parade :
Florian Wacker was born in Stuttgart. In Albuquerque he tells classical short stories in the tradition of US writers such as William Faulkner or Richard Yates. Wacker gives his characters a real voice, which can be sad, serious, political and humorous.
Flavia Company was born in Buenos Aires but moved to Barcelona, while still a child. A novelist and teacher, she is a prolific writer in Spanish and Catalan and translator of many genres, a contributor to print media, and has directed and presented TVprogrammes. The author of more than ten novels, her The Island of Last Truth has been translated into English.
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