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WHEN: Wednesday 22/04/2015 AT 15:00-17:00


TypewriterYou are all warmly invited to come and join us in this seminar where Prof. Luis Correa-Diaz will introduce us to his research and work. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session and, after a small recess, we will engage in a hands-on analysis and translation workshop of his selected texts.

Dr. Correa-Diaz is a Professor of Spanish at the University of Georgia in Athens, U.S. and a member of the Academia Chilena de la Lengua. He has research interests in Latin American & Spanish Poetry, Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Human Rights, Science (cosmology) and Literature, and Digital/Cyber.

He is the author of works such as: Cervantes y/en (las) Américas: mapa de campo y ensayo de bibliografía razonada; Una historia apócrifa de América: el arte de la conjetura histórica de Pedro Gómez Valderrama; Todas las muertes de Pinochet: Notas literarias para una biografía crítica, and Lengua muerta: Poesía, post-literatura & erotismo en Enrique Lihn.

His poetry books are: clickable poem@s [forthcoming], Cosmological MeMester de solteríaDiario de un poeta recién divorciadoDivina PastoraRosario de actos de hablaOjo de buey, and Bajo la pequeña música de su pie.

More information here: http://www.rom.uga.edu/directory/luis-correa-diaz-0

This event is free to attend but please book by emailing Marina (rabadan@liverpool.ac.uk) or Diana (dcullell@liverpool.ac.uk).

The languages used during the seminar will be English and Spanish, students of all levels are welcome and texts to be used during the workshop will be emailed later in the week.