Sant Jordi 2016

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Sunday, April 24, 2016

LATEA Theater, The Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center

107 Suffolk St, New York, NY 10002




10am-12pm          Walk through East Village bookstores

12pm-1.30pm      Lunch


  • Introductions
  • Awards from the Jocs Florals and Dragon Contest
  • Literary Event
    • Translators Mara Faye Lethem (Toni Sala, The Boys, Two Lines Press) and Mary Ann Newman (Private Life, Josep Maria de Sagarra, Archipelago Books) will do a bilingual reading and talk about Catalan literature in English with Jordi Graupera


  • POETICA, a jazz-poetry piece by Alexis Cuadrado; with Alexis Cuadrado on the bass, Ben Monder on the guitar, Andy Milne at the keyboards, and Gerald Cleaver, on the drums; with poets Rowan Ricardo Philips i Melcion Mateu.



1.30pm-2pm          The Legend of Sant Jordi interpreted by Glòria Juan inside the Wind Igloo by artist Jordi Enrich.

2pm-3.30pm          Workshops: Sant Jordi swords, princess crowns and finger puppets with Marta Guitart and Marina Rodríguez.