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7/8: Bread Loaf Lecture Series: Loida Maritza Perez

Originally Posted on admin, July 8, 2008

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Bread Loaf Lecture Series: Loida Maritza Perez


WHO:   Loida Maritza Perez, author of Geographies of Home

WHAT: Bread Loaf Lecture Series at St. John’s College

WHERE:  Great Hall, Peterson Student Center

WHEN: Tuesday, July 8, at 7 p.m.

CONTACT: 984-6000 (St. John’s College switchboard)

DETAILS: This event is free of charge and open to the public.

Loida Maritza Perez is the author of Geographies of Home (Penguin, 2000), a widely translated novel. Her work has appeared inBomb, Hispanic and Latina MagazineThe Best of Callaloo Prose and Callaloo’s issue on the Dominican Republic’s Culture and Literature. The recipient of various grants and residencies, she is currently at work on Lamentations, her second novel. She lives in Albuquerque, NM.

Since it was established in 1920, the Bread Loaf School of English has been a keystone of Middlebury College’s outstanding reputation in the teaching of literature. Each summer the Bread Loaf School of English offers a six-week course at one of four campuses including St. John’s College in Santa Fe. The Bread Loaf School opens its doors to the public for these outstanding talks and readings.