San Miguel PEN presents Christine Wade

Christine Wade spoke at the third PEN conference of 2015 on Jan 27th. Revolutions are fought, constitutions are crafted, countries are founded, and Christine’s fascinating talk tries to answer important questions: who wins? whose history do we remember and study today? Not ordinary folks, not women, not the indigenous, not the enslaved, not the poor.Continue reading “San Miguel PEN presents Christine Wade”

C.M. Mayo talks about Madero at the first PEN lecture of 2015

On Jan 13th, C.M. Mayo inaugurated this year’s series of lectures organised by PEN International San Miguel Center. You can listen to the full talk here. C.M. Mayo talked about her new book called Metaphysical Odyssey into the Mexican Revolution: Francisco I. Madero and His Secret Book, Spiritist Manual (Dancing Chiva, 2014). The book includes Mayo’sContinue reading “C.M. Mayo talks about Madero at the first PEN lecture of 2015”