Beyond The Border II: Borders, Crossings, and The Lands Beyond

Saturday Aug 18   02:00 PM to 03:00 PM (1 hour)
Some of the first SF books were written in Spanish. Some of the most prominent speculative films of the last few decades have a Mexican as a director. Speculative fiction has taken many shapes in Spanish throughout history and now we want to talk beyond the past and the present and into the future. We want think about the ways SF written in Spanish might be evolving and the routes it is taking. What have the borders done? What are the similarities and differences with English and between Spanish countries? Have geography and language created something different on the other side? Where do we imagine it may be going?

Panelists will discuss in Spanish with an English translator for non-Spanish-speaking audience members.

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