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Gabriel García Márquez: His Life and Legacy

Photo by Laura Wilson

The Harry Ransom Center and LLILAS Benson
Latin American Studies and Collections present

Gabriel García Márquez:
His Life and Legacy

October 28–30, 2015

The University of Texas at Austin

The twelfth biennial Flair Symposium, on the occasion of the opening of the Gabriel García Márquez archive at the Harry Ransom Center

To mark the opening of the Gabriel García Márquez archive, the Harry Ransom Center and LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections at The University of Texas at Austin present a symposium exploring the life and legacy of the beloved author and public intellectual. International scholars, journalists, filmmakers, and former colleagues of García Márquez will speak about his global influence in the fields of journalism, filmmaking, and literature. Elena Poniatowska and Salman Rushdie will deliver keynote addresses.

Symposium program
Symposium map
Symposium flyer

Questions may be directed to flair@hrc.utexas.edu (English) or p.diaz@austin.utexas.edu (Spanish).

LLILAS Benson Harry Ransom Center

The Ransom Center and LLILAS Benson gratefully acknowledge support from:

IBC Bank Knopf Doubleday HarperCollins Publishers


Flair

The Flair Symposium, held biennially at the Ransom Center, honors the ideals set forth by Fleur Cowles and her landmark Flair magazine.