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Stations of the Double Cross: Mario Conde in Print and Celluloid

October 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Location: 909 Renaissance Park, 1135 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02115 Sponsored By: Presented by Northeastern University’s Center for International Affairs and World Cultures, Department of Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies, and the Latino/a, Latin American, and Caribbean Studies Program Contact: internationalcenter@northeastern.edu Please join us for a presentation by Leonardo Padura, Cuban novelist and journalist, and his wife, Lucía López Coll, Cuban screenwriter. Leonardo Padura was born in Havana in 1955 and is a writer, scriptwriter, journalist, and critic. Aside from literary criticism, essays, and a book on salsa, he has published eleven novels and one book of short stories, seven of them featuring detective Mario Conde. He has won many awards, including Cuba’s National Literary Prize (2012). In 2016 the first four novels of the Conde series appeared as Netflix mini-series titled “Four Seasons in Havana”.


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909 Renaissance Park
1135 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02120 United States
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