Carmen Rodríguez and Carmen Aguirre

 

Events & Appearances

 

    • March 17
    • “Trasiego,” part of Pop-Up Dances, an event combining poetry and dance. In collaboration with composer and musician Hugo Guzmán, choreographer Zahra Sahab, and dancers Alder Sherwood and Oksana Augustine. Sponsored by New Works and the Vancouver Public Library.
    • January - April
    • Puro Cuento II, creative writing workshop in Spanish, offered through the Vancouver Latin American Cultural Centre.
    • September 13
    • Reading. Hosted by CODEV Canada, Vancouver.
    • September - October
    • Puro cuento. Creative Writing workshop in Spanish, offered through the Vancouver Latin American Cultural Centre.

    • March 7 - 10
    • Manifesting Resistance: Conversations About Intergenerational Memory Work Across The Americas. Trent University, Peterborough - Ontario.
    • July 15
    • 5 x 15 Speakers Series. Indian Summer Festival, Vancouver.
    • June 3
    • To Write is to Resist. To Write is to ReCreate. Panel discussion. On Words Conference, Vancouver.
    • April 10,
      May 8 &
      June 12
    • Meet the Author Series, with Carol Shaben, Shaena Lambert and Duncan McCue. Presented as Writer-in-Residence, Historic Joy Kogawa House, Vancouver.
    • April 25 &
      May 23
    • Del silencio de la fotografía al clamor de la palabra & La poesía es como el pan; de todos.Creative writing workshops in Spanish. Presented as Writer-in-Residence, Historic Joy Kogawa House, Vancouver.


    • May 18 &
      June 22
    • From the Silence of Photographs to the Clamour of Words & Poetry, Like Bread, Is For Everyone. Creating writing workshops. Presented as Writer-in-Residence, Historic Joy Kogawa House, Vancouver.
    • October 3
    • Panel Discussion. To Write is to Resist. To Write is to ReCreate. Presented by the Vancouver Latin American Cultural Centre Society (VLACC), Britannia Community Centre, Vancouver.
    • May 9
    • Reading, Co-Hosted by Caitlin Press and Room Magazine, Artspeak, Vancouver.
    • June 9
    • Reading, Gran Malón in Solidarity with Carmen Aguirre, Heritage Hall, Vancouver.
    • February 27
    • Panel Discussion, Truth Be Told Symposium, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Surrey, B.C.
    • October 29
    • Launch of CHILES DØTRE and book signing at various Oslo bookstores.
    • October 28
    • University of Oslo.
    • October
      16-24
    • Readings, seminars and talks in Bristol, Manchester, Liverpool, Sheffield and London, England.


    • Sept 11
    • Lives of Passion and Purpose, A Reading and Talk in Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of the Military Coup in Chile, with Mother and Daughter Carmen Rodríguez and Carmen Aguirre. Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch 7pm.
    • April 18
    • De Sur a Norte: Lecturas en Inglés y Español por Carmen Rodriguez / From South to North: Readings in English and Spanish by Carmen Rodriguez.

      Con/with: Alan Creighton-Kelly, cajón peruano/peruvian box y/and: Colleen Bixtler, flauta/flute.
      A Page in the Sun, Cafe & Libros: Lázaro Cárdenas #179, en el corazón de la Zona Romántica de Puerto Vallarta.
      • February
        13-17
      • Faculty Member, San Miguel de Allende Writers' Conference.
    • October 13
    • Latino Book and Family Festival, Panel Discussion: Writing in Multiple Genres. California State University, Dominguez Hills, Los Angeles.
    • October 12
    • Reading and Booksigning, Pages a Bookstore, Manhattan Beach, California.
    • October 1
    • Lecture, reading and book signing, North Creek Events Center of the University of Washington at Bothel Seattle WA, USA.
    • September 30
    • Word on the Street, Vancouver

    • September 22
    • Book Signing, Bookingham Palace, Salmon Arm, B.C
    • September 19
    • Book Signing, Bookland, Kamloops BC
    • September 17
    • Book Signing, Otter Books, Nelson BC
    • September 13
    • Reading and Book Signing, Shelflife Books, Calgary, Alberta
    • September 12
    • Reading and Book Signing, Audrey's Books, Edmonton, Alberta
    • June 5
    • International Latino Book Awards, New York City
    • April 25
    • Reading and Book Signing - La Peña, Berkeley, California
    • April 22
    • Book Party - Hosted by Linda Marsa and William Roberts, Los Angeles, California
    • March 22
    • Reading and Book Signing - A Page in the Sun, Puerto Vallarta
    • February 26
    • Book Signing - Puerto Vallarta Writers' Conference
    • February 8
    • Seminar - Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies, University of British Columbia
    • January 21
    • Reading - Biblioteca Los Mangos, Puerto Vallarta
    • November 10
    • Reading and Book Signing - Women's Bookstore, Toronto
    • November 8
    • Reading and Book Signing - Octopus Bookstore, Ottawa
    • November 7
    • Book Signing, Paragraphe - Bookstore, Montreal
    • November 7
    • Workshop: Learning to Speak is Learning to Translate, Concordia University, Montreal.
    • October 20
    • An Ever-Present Past with Anita Rau Badami and Francis Itani – a Presentation of the Ottawa's Writers Festival, Knox Presbyterian Church
    • September 14
    • Incite – a Presentation of the Vancouver International Writers' Festival, Vancouver Public Library
    • 2007
    • Under the Volcano - Festival of Art and Social Change, North Vancouver
    • 2004
    • International Conference of the Humanities, Universidad Austral, Valdivia, Chile
    • 2004
    • Women's Words Series, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    • 2003
    • David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education Series, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    • 2002
    • Public Readings Series, The Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Canada
    • 2001
    • Canada Council Reading Series, Victoria, Salt Spring Island and Duncan, Canada
    • 1999
    • City Poets Series, Vancouver Public Library, Canada
    • 1999
    • "El Aleph" Cultural Centre, Panama City, Panama
    • 1998
    • Between the Covers, CBC Radio
    • 1998
    • North by North West, CBC Radio
    • 1998
    • Gabereau Live, Vancouver Television, Canada
    • 1998
    • The Arts Today, CBC Radio
    • 1997
    • University of Toronto Bookstore Reading Series, Toronto, Canada
    • 1997
    • Biblioteca Nacional (National Library), Santiago, Chile
    • 1997
    • Biblioteca Sarmiento (Municipal Library), San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
    • 1997
    • "La tarde sin límites" ("The Evening Without Borders") Radio La Tribu FM, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • 1997, 1991, 1990
    • The Vancouver International Writers Festival, Canada
    • 1994
    • Writing Thru Race Conference, Vancouver, Canada
    • 1992
    • Re:verse/Re:vision, a Women's Poetry Conference, Winnipeg, Canada

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