From Atlantis to Babylon: Hart Crane and Jose Lezama Lima in Havana and New York

March 28, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

José Quiroga is the author of several acclaimed books including Tropics of Desire: interventions in Queer Latin(o) America and Cuban Palimpsests. He is also the editor of Mapa callejero, the author of Understanding Octavio Paz, and the co-author (with Daniel Balderston) of Sexualidades en disputa. He is the co-editor of an important series for Palgrave Macmillan and is one of the leading figures in the world in Latin American queer theory and criticism and Cuban studies.

Sponsored by the Department of Hispanic Languages and Literatures, the Center for Latin American Studies, and the Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies Program of the University of Pittsburgh.


Location and Address

230 Cathedral of Learning