Guadalajara International Book Fair

Tommy Wieringa to Mexico

26-30 November 2017

Tommy Wieringa (1967) is one of the participants at the European Literature Festival in Mexico, which is a part of the Guadalajara International Book Fair. During his stay in Mexico, he will also give a lecture at a high school. Wieringa’s These are the names, a fascinating, dark novel about alienation and migration, has been translated into Spanish by Micaela van Muylem and published by Edhasa Argentina as Los nombres last year.

Wieringa’s work has been translated into many languages. These are the names / Dit zijn de namen has been published in translation in Germany, UK, USA, France, Hungary, Italy, Argentina and Sweden; Arabic, Bosnian, Danish, Korean and Macedonian translations are in preparation.

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