Sunday Sep 16

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Borough Hall, Brooklyn

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MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 10 - 17

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Rodrigo Hasbún

Rodrigo Hasbún is a Bolivian novelist of Palestinian descent whose works include Affections, the book of short stories Cinco and the novel El Lugar del Cuerpo. In 2007, he was selected by the Hay Festival as one of the best Latin American writers under the age of 39 for Bogotá39, and in 2010, he was named one of Granta’s Best Young Spanish-Language Novelists. Two collections of his short stories have been made into films, and his work has appeared in Granta, McSweeney’s, Zoetrope: All-Story, Words Without Borders, and elsewhere. Affections received an English PEN Award and has been published in twelve languages.

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