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Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series - Alberto Manguel

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Northwest Campus Auditorium, UCLA Residence Hill

350 De Neve Dr

Los Angeles, CA 90095

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Join us for our Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series with

Alberto Manguel, Former Director of Argentina National Library

Tuesday, October 11, 2018

5-6pm Conversation with the speaker
6-7pm Reception and Book-signing

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Northwest Auditorium
UCLA Campus

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Complimentary parking available in Sunset Village Parking Structure

Please RSVP by October 7, 2018

Admission is free. Seating is limited. Advance RSVP required.



Alberto Manguel is an Argentinian-Canadian writer, translator, editor and critic, born in Buenos Aires in 1948. He has published several novels, including News From a Foreign Country Came, and All Men Are Liars, and non-fiction, including Packing My Library, Curiosity, With Borges, A History of Reading, The Library at Night and (together with Gianni Guadalupi) The Dictionary of Imaginary Places. He has received numerous international awards, among others the Commander of the Order of Arts & Letters from France, the Formentor Prize and the Alfonso Reyes Prize in 2017, and the Gutenberg Prize 2018. He is doctor honoris causa of the universities of Ottawa and York in Canada, and Liège in Belgium and Anglo Ruskin, Cambridge, UK. Until August of 2018, he was the director of the National Library of Argentina.

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