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Alvaro Enrigue

  • Location: University at Albany Standish Room Science Library 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222 Albany, NY 12222
  • Dates: November 29, 2018
  • Time: 4:15 pm
  • Price: Free and open to the public
  • Overview

    Alvaro Enrigue, award-winning author of four novels and two books of short stories, visits the University at Albany on Thursday, November 29, 2018.

    Alvaro Enrigue’s newest novel is Sudden Death, about a 16th century tennis match and battle of ideas between the Italian artist Caravaggio and Spanish poet Francisco de Quevedo. 

    Salman Rushdie called it, “The best new novel I’ve read this year.” 

    He has been translated into multiple languages, including German, English and French.

    4:15 p.m., Standish Room, Science Library

    In collaboration with the Department of World Languages and Cultures of the College of Saint Rose.