St Jordi 2017


Join us for 3 days of events celebrating the unique and book-loving Catalan holiday at 57th Street Books! 

All events are presented in partnership with the Joan Coromines Chair of Catalan Studies, the UChicago Department of Romance Languages and Literatures and Institut Ramon Llull


Wed. 4/19/17 6pm at 57th Street Books: Salvation Through Translation: How the Analog Humanities Wave of the Past Will Save the Future - with Amaia Gabantxo, Jason Grunebaum & Denise Kripper

Fri. 4/21/17 4.30pm at 57th Street Books: From English to Catalan, and Vice Versa: A conversation about poetry, traveling and translation - with Miquel Àngel Llauger, Jaume Subirana & Alba Girons Masot

Sat. 4/22/17 3pm at 57th Street Books: Dragons, Knights & Royalty: A Celebration for Young Readers


Also in Hyde Park:

Thu. 4/20 4.30pm at the Regenstein Library - A11: Voices of Catalonia: Performing Another Country - with Núria Perpinyà and Isais Fanlo