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Alicia Kozameh


Professor Alicia Kozameh’s European Book Tour 259 Leaps, the Last Immortal

November 29, 2017 by ALICIA KOZAMEH | News

Author and Creative Writing Professor Alicia Kozameh has returned from a European book tour where the German translation of her novel 259 Leaps, the Last Immortal (259 Sprünge, Salto Immortale Inbegriffen) was just released, and presented in several cities. In Austria she held bilingual readings in Klagenfurt (Europahaus), Graz (Afro-Asiatisches Institut) and in Vienna. This

Professor Alicia Kozameh Returns From Europe

October 11, 2016 by | News

Author and professor Alicia Kozameh returned from her latest trip to Europe. In England, at the University of Reading, she gave a keynote speech entitled El rol de la representación, el poder de la necesidad, y los desconcertantes colores de la vida (The Role of Representation, the Power of Necessity, and the Disconcerting Colors of


Latin American Studies Association 50th Anniversary

June 7, 2016 by ALICIA KOZAMEH | Events

Author and Professor Alicia Kozameh has returned from New York City, where she participated in the Latin American Studies Association’s (LASA) International Congress, on its 50th anniversary . The annual conference brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors across the globe, and is organized by the largest professional Association

Reading History through Fiction Professor Kozameh lectures out-of-state

March 30, 2016 by | Events

Author and Chapman professor Alicia Kozameh gave two lectures out-of-state during the month of March. On Wednesday March 2, 2016 she spoke at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. Her talk, titled “Reading History through Fiction”, centered on how fiction has the potential to represent history as effectively as direct testimonies. The event was sponsored

Honoring author, activist, and educator … Alicia Kozameh

March 21, 2013 by | English

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Department of English are honoring E nglish Professor Alicia Kozameh on Thursday, April 4, 2013 in an all day event starting at 9:30 a.m. in the Doy and Dee Henley Reading Room, Second Floor, Leatherby Libraries. The event, Ethics, Aesthetics, and Acrobatics of the Written

English Professor Alicia Kozameh featured in OC Weekly

March 7, 2013 by | English

English Professor Alicia Kozameh is featured in the March 7, 2013 issue of OC Weekly in an article titled, Alicia Kozameh: The Hypnotic Novelist. In the article, Kozameh discusses her time as a political prisoner (three years) during the last military dictatorship in country, her published books and gets a little personal, discussing her family.

Alicia Kozameh at Georgetown University

October 22, 2012 by | English

English Professor Alicia Kozameh will be addressing students, faculty and the Georgetown University community within the framework of Professor Adam Lifshey’s class, “Human Rights in Latin America”. She will read from her novel Steps Under Water and speak about the relationship between her experiences as a political prisoner and the creative writing process of this

Alicia Kozameh in Las Americas Letters (Series in Literature and the Arts)

October 8, 2012 by | English

English Professor Alicia Kozameh will participate in this year’s Las Americas Letters Series in Literature and the Arts, a yearly event sponsored by St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas, Oct. 11-13, 2012. Professor Gwendolyn Díaz, creator and director of the Series, describes it this way: “Las Americas Letters is a celebration of the literature and

Wilkinson Faculty Keeping Busy

April 17, 2012 by | News

Professor of Political Science, Dr. Lori Cox Han, has been asked to speak as the Spring 2012 Distinguished Guest Lecture for the Saddleback College Emeritus Institute in Laguna Woods on Friday, April 20. Dr. Han will be speaking about the presidential campaign and over 300 people are expected to attend.   Alicia Kozameh, an instructor