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A New Play! United States of Banana

Director Juan Pablo Felix brings to the stage for the first time “United States of Banana,” by Giannina Braschi on the post-911 American psyche around the politics of empire and independence.  305 more words


Summer reads: brilliant takes on Nuyoricans, random murder and narco-literatura

Puerto Rican poet, novelist, and essayist Giannina Braschi is a true force of nature. Born in 1953 into an affluent San Juan family, by the age of 14 she was the youngest female tennis champion in Puerto Rico’s history. 604 more words


Hispanic Writers Series “American Voces” Presents Giannina Braschi, Junot Díaz, and Cristina García

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posted by Ivette Romero
August 18, 2013

“American Voces” is a new Distinguished Hispanic Writers series at Johns Hopkins University; on the first year’s roster, it presents Hispanic American writers Junot Díaz (Dominican Republic/US), Giannina Braschi (Puerto Rico/US), and Cristina García (Cuba/US). 391 more words

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Giannina Braschi: storie dalle macerie delle Torri Gemelle


Vedute da Ground Zero


Ho visto un tronco cadere dalla torre – niente gambe – niente testa – solo un tronco. Sono ridondante perché non posso credere a quello che ho visto. 1,568 more words

American Voces @ John Hopkins

Giannina Braschi
September 26, 2013, 5:15pm
American Voces Authors Series
Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures
The Johns Hopkins University
3400 N. Charles St. 19 more words

Giannina Braschi

Modern Language Association Presents: United States of Banana

Saturday, January 5, 2013 in Boston

Modern Language Association Convention             

SPECIAL EVENT!  A Dramatic Reading by Giannina Braschi, UNITED STATES OF BANANA @ 7:00–8:15 p.m., 206, Hynes Center, Boston… 1,463 more words

United States Of Banana