Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

Lecture: "Like Water for Chocolate: 30 Years of Laura Esquivel"

Fri, November 8, 2019 | Blanton Auditorium, Edgar A. Smith Building, Blanton Museum of Art

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Laura Esquivel, author of Como agua para chocolate (Like Water for Chocolate), delivers a lecture to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the publication of her bestselling novel, which inspired the award-winning film directed by Alfonso Arau with a screenplay by Esquivel.

"Como agua para chocolate: 30 años de Laura Esquivel" will be delivered in Spanish with English interpretation. 

Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Noel Meyer


Hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, with co-sponsorship by the Michener Center for Writers, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, Radio-Television-Film, Mexican American and Latina/o Studies, Senior Vice Provost for Global Engagement and Strategy.

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