Hay Festival Arequipa 2019

Hay Festival Arequipa 2019

The Hay festival Arequipa is one of the most important Spanish-speaking culture festivals, where arts and sciences are celebrated through inclusive, accessible and fun events.

This year's edition, the fifth one, is starring a stellar selection of national and international guests that takes place from November 7 to 10, and celebrates the imagination through Literature, Arts, Culture, Journalism and Film. The 2006 Nobel Prize for Literature, Orhan Pamuk (Turkey), in addition to distinguished authors, including Spanish narrators Juan José Millás (2007 Planet Award), Almudena Grandes (2018 National Narrative Award) Luis García Montero and Ray Loriga; French writers Leïla Slimani (Goncourt Award 2016) and François-Henri Désérable; from Italy, Paolo Cognetti (2017 Stregga Award); British author Hanif Kureishi; Argentines Tamara Kamenzsain (José Lezama Lima 2015 Award), Guillermo Martínez and Pola Oloixarac; Colombian writers Héctor Abad Faciolince, Santiago Gamboa, Amalia Andrade and Melba Escobar; Bolivian writer Edmundo Paz Soldán (National Novel Award of Bolivia), Chilean author Alia Trabucco and Venezuelan literary journalist and debutant Karina Sainz Borgo.

AC / E, global partner of Hay Festival, supports the participation of Santiago Beruete, Fernando Iwasaki, Pablo d’Ors and Nando J. López.
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