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This edition: One Hundred Years of Solitude





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Episode Details

The story of the rise and fall, birth, and death of the mythical town of Macondo and the Buendía family is recounted in this novel, which launched the new genre of magical realism and gave Latin American literature a world stage. Footage of the author, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, mixes with images of magic to express the atmosphere of the novel. Featured speakers include writers Sandra Cisneros and Adam Felber, and Ilan Stavans of Amherst College.

Guest List

  • Journey to the West
  • Wednesday, July 25 - 12:00pm, 9:30pm
  • Friday, July 27 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, July 28 - 10:00am
  • Popol Vuh
  • Wednesday, August 1 - 12:00pm
  • Friday, August 3 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, August 4 - 10:00am
  • Candide
  • Wednesday, August 8 - 12:00pm, 9:30pm
  • Friday, August 10 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, August 11 - 10:00am
  • Things Fall Apart
  • Wednesday, August 15 - 12:00pm, 9:30pm
  • Friday, August 17 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, August 18 - 10:00am
  • The Tale of Genji
  • Wednesday, July 18 - 12:00pm, 9:30pm
  • Friday, July 20 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, July 21 - 10:00am
  • The Bhagavad Gita
  • Wednesday, July 11 - 12:00pm, 9:30pm
  • Friday, July 13 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, July 14 - 10:00am
  • The Bacchae
  • Wednesday, July 4 - 12:00pm
  • Friday, July 6 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, July 7 - 10:00am
  • The Odyssey
  • Wednesday, June 27 - 12:00pm, 9:30pm
  • Friday, June 29 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, June 30 - 10:00am
  • My Name Is Red
  • Friday, June 22 - 10:30am
  • Saturday, June 23 - 10:00am