Contemporary Spanish Poetry 18:30 18th Mar
Instituto Cervantes and the Embassy of Uruguay in Beijing present the projection of two movies connected to the poetry of Uruguay, made by poet/audiovisual artist Fernando Foglino and ORIGAMI Productions. The event will consist of welcoming words from Inmaculada González Puy, director of the Cervantes Institute in Beijing, and introduction of the event by the Embassy of Uruguay in Beijing, followed by a presentation on the characteristics of contemporary poetry in Uruguay by Laura Silva, the Uruguayan embassy’s Cultural Attaché. A six- minute short video, Clipoemas Foglino will be screened first, followed by POETAS Proyecto Crossmedia (ORIGAMI Productions), a material of 45 minutes. Both will be in Spanish with Chinese subtitles. A taste of honor will follow, provided by the Embassy of Uruguay.
Instituto Cervantes 6:30 pm
Event code: CS18