Monthly Archives: October 2012

And for those of you with 19 minutes…

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Carlos Fuentes on his book Destiny and Desire and the future of Mexico (interview by Charlie Rose)

Don’t forget to register before Wednesday, November 14th, by calling RA (847) 448-8620, the Reference Desk (847) 448-8630, or by going online.   The Latin@Literature Book Discussion Group will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Small Meeting Room (1st Floor).

Russell and Vilma will co-host.  We also welcome to the group Andres Lopez, EPL’s new Hispanic Outreach Coordinator and Library Assistant!

Héctor’s Cuco Sánchez

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Fallaste Corazon / Cuco Sanchez

“They spent half an hour like that, face-to-face, separated by the glass, unspeaking, smoking, looking straight at each other…She hesitated, then finally got up again and opened one of the windows that let onto the balcony. From where he sat, Héctor could hear the first guitar chords of a song by Cuco Sánchez . He smiled.” –from Chapter 10 of “No Happy Ending,” by Paco Ignacio Taibo II.

Don’t forget to register before Wednesday, October 10th, by calling RA (847) 448-8620, the Reference Desk (847) 448-8630, or by going online.   The Latin@Literature Book Discussion Group will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Community Meeting Room (1st Floor).  Russell and Vilma will co-host!