2018 seminar schedule saturday

schedule

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Create dangerously, for people who read dangerously.

—Edwidge Danticat

8:30 am

Doors open; coffee & continental breakfast available on second floor. 

9:00 am

Theater doors open

9:30-9:40 am

notes & updates

9:40-10:25 am

“The Caribbean and the World”
JOSHUA JELLY-SCHAPIRO

10:25-11:15 am

In Conversation: ANDRÉ ALEXIS  and TEJU COLE, moderated by BRENT HAYES EDWARDS

11:15-11:35 am

20-minute break

11:35 am-12:25 pm

“Jamaican Letters: Past, Present, Future”
A conversation with NICOLE DENNIS-BENN, MARLON JAMES, and KEI MILLER

12:25-2:10 pm

Lunch break . Book signings with André Alexis, Kei Miller, Joshua Jelly-Schapiro

2:10-2:45 pm

“Hindsight”
A reading by ROBERT ANTONI

2:45-3:35 pm

“Escribir en Cuba en el Siglo XXI / Writing in Cuba in the 21st Century”
LEONARDO PADURA  in conversation with ANNA KUSHNER  and JOSHUA JELLY-SCHAPIRO.

3:35-3:55 pm

20-minute break

3:55-4:30 pm

“The Star Side of Bird Hill”
A reading by NAOMI JACKSON

4:30 pm—

Afternoon break . Book signings with Robert AntoniNaomi Jackson, Anna Kushner, Leonardo Padura

All onstage events and signings take place at the San Carlos Institute, 516 Duval Street.