Confirmed participations of Carlos Quiroga, Gina Picart and Tabish Kahir
Sex., 08/Mar./13

Festival Literário da Madeira. 1 a 7 Abril.



Confirmed participations of Carlos Quiroga, Gina Picart and Tabish Kahir at Madeira Literary Festival

Carlos Quiroga, Gina Picart and Tabish Kahir join the already announced Zygmunt Bauman, Naomi Wolf and Antonio Scurati on the 3rd edition of Madeira Literary Festival.
Little Festival 1 to 2 de April.
Debates 5 to 6 April.
Shows 4 to 6 de April.
Carlos Quiroga Gina Picart Tabish Khair
Born in Galicia, Carlos Quiroga is one of the major responsible for the preservation and enhancement of the cultural heritage that Portugal shares with Galicia. Worshiper of lusophony and renowned specialist in Fernando Pessoa, Quiroga teaches Lusophone Literatures at the University of Santiago de Compostela. In addition to a wide academic work that strengthens the dialog between the lusophony and Galician, he is author of several books that include poetry, prose and photography. His books are published in countries such as Brazil, Italy and, of course, Portugal.
The year 2012 marked the entry of Cuban writer Gina Picart in the european editorial market, under the seal of Nova Delphi (publishing house settled in Madeira), with the book Oil on Canvas. Omnipresent in the cuban cultural world, she has distinguished herself in cultural journalism. She worked at several radio stations, newspapers and magazines, where she made book reviews. Gina Picart is author of 10 books, the last of which dates from 2012 (La Casa del alibi).
Born in India, Tabish Khair is an eclectic and a proliferous English-speaking author. Poet, novelist and essayist, Tabish Khair conciliates the literary activity with an academic career that led him to Denmark, where he currently teaches at the University of Aarhus. Considered one of the most fascinating indian writers of contemporaneity, his books are translated into several languages. Tabish Khair maintains collaborations with newspapers such as The Guardian, Hindu and Times of India.
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