Friday, January 23, 2009
Jason Youngkeit Publishes Interview
Dr. Jason Youngkeit has had published an interview with Argentine author Mempo Giardinelli in Alba de América 27 (2008): 551-557. The author is an internationally known Argentine author (novelist/short story writer/essayist). His works have been translated into 15 languages and he has received numerous literary prizes. Discussion topics include how his literary career began, the sources of his artistic creativity, how his works have reflected Argentina's infamous military dictatorship '76-'83, and also how he defines himself.