Monday, May 19, 2014

Celebrating Mexican Writer Elena Poniatowska winner of the Cervantes prize, the most prestigious literary award in Spanish

Celebrating Mexican Writer Elena Poniatowska 

Winner of the "Premio Cervantes" 2013 the most prestigious literary award in Spanish and The Fine Arts Medal.

Celebrating Mexican writer Elena Poniatowska, winner of the 2013 Cervantes prize, the most prestigious literary award in Spanish
We are celebrating that our acclaimed Mexican writer and journalist Elena Poniatowska has been awarded with the 2013 Cervantes prize. This is the most prestigious literary award for the Spanish language literature.
We are also celebrating that she is receiving the prestigious Mexican Fine Arts Medal awarded to outstanding well-known persons from the culture of Mexico, as a distinction due to the development of an artistic work with a clear impact that benefits the promotion and dissemination of the arts in the country.


Post: Leonora by Elena Poniatowska 
Pinterest Board: Elena Poniatowska  

 Video of the Cervantes Prize Ceremony 

Conaculta Video of the Fine Arts Medal award ceremony 



Books by Elena Poniatowska Available at the Vancouver Public Library


The following are some of her books available at the Vancouver Public Library:
Obras reunidas II Novelas Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
Paseo de la Reforma Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
La piel del cielo Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
 Dear Diego Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
Lilus Kikus and Other Stories Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
El tren pasa primero Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
Amanecer en el Zócalo los 50 días que confrontaron a México Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library


Obras reunidas II Novelas Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
The Skin of the Sky Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
Boda en Chimalistac Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library
Las Soldaderas Women of the Mexican Revolution - Vancouver Public Library
Massacre in Mexico Poniatowska, Elena- Vancouver Public Library
Obras reunidas I Narrativa breve Poniatowska, Elena - Vancouver Public Library