International symposium on memory and crime fiction in Latin America

Posted on Wednesday 28th August 2013

Dr Shelley Godsland and Dr Ana Maria da Costa ToscanoDr Shelley Godsland from the Hispanic Studies Section organised an international symposium that considered the importance of the use of memory in crime and detective fiction from Latin America. Organised under the auspices of NELA (Porto’s Núcleo de Estudios LatinoAmericanos), the symposium brought together leading scholars in the field from the USA, the Republic of Ireland, the UK, Italy, Colombia, New Zealand and Spain.

The image shows Dr Shelley Godsland with Dr Ana María da Costa Toscano, Director of NELA.