FIL Program

FIL 2017 Program

Awards and prizes FIL Literary Award in Romance Languages Publishing Merit Award Bibliophile Tribute Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Prize ArpaFIL Tribute Librarian Tribute National Fernando Benítez Tribute to Cultural Journalism Tribute to La Catrina Caricature Collaboration Prizes


Madrid, Guest of Honor Literary Program Shows at FIL Forum Film Festival Visual Arts


FIL Literature Opening of the Literary Lounge European Literature Festival Annual International Storytellers Conference Master conference: Mircea Cartarescu Tribute to Antonio Sarabia Formentor de las Letras Award 2017 Tribute to Juan Goytisolo The Pleasure of Reading Gala The Poetry Program Night of horror Latin America Viva Literature in native american languages To name Central America Argentinian Literature Frontiers between Realism and Experimentation in Chilean Narrative Nuevas Voces Award Nuevas Plumas Uruguayan literature Venezuela: Poetics of a Country Confessions of a writer South Korean Literature Galician literature Romanian Literature Senior Citizens’ Literary Activities


Forums and Conferences Annual International Humanist Conference 200 years of Mariano Otero Harassment to the civilization. From wall to wall International Urbanism Forum International Forum on Migration and Development ASPEN-FIL Seminar International Relations Seminar 40 years from the renewal of the relations between México and Spain Annual International Journalists’ Conference Annual International Play-Writing and Comics Conference El País Panels Tribute to Giovanni Sartori Arpa FIL Cultural Journalism Forum Roundtable: "Literature and human rights: new abuses, new resistances" Roundtable: "Women, wars, exile. Forefronts' resistance networks" Climate Change Forum Conference: "Is the Spanish language sexist?" Roundtable: "The queer movement: from the nineties to contemporary Madrid" International Forum of TvMorfosis Television International Cultural Policies Symposium Mexico City Government Activities


Book presentations


Presentaciones de libros para niños


Popular Science Writing Activities Conacyt Magisterial Panel "How is science present in the cinema" Conacyt Magisterial Panel "Special cinema effects" Book presentation: En busca de la calidad académica Master Conference "Expeditions, adrenaline and scientific suspense" Screening of the documentary Cuatro Ciénegas Master Conference "Sierra de Atapuerca: human evolution" Talk: "Mathemathics and other sciences in literature" Master conference: "More than a hundred years apart from the theory of relativity" Science Fiction science. Uncertainty in science and literature Master Conference: "Neuroscience: mind's keys" Scientific Culture International Colloquium Science Fiction science. We are all monsters Talk: Who in Earth was Einstein? Science Fiction science. A story of two universes Dialogue Science Fiction science. Extraterrestrial chronicles Book presentation: Ulises I, una misión de arte al espacio Dialogue: "The science of superheroes" International Astronomy Symposium Conference: "Life on other planets: from the standpoint of science and movies" Conference: "What language do extraterrestrials speak?"


Academic Activities International Social Sciences Conference International Symposium on Comunication and Society International Symposium on Educational Research International Symposium on Distance Education Democratic Culture Symposium Philological Research Forum Annual Meeting of Gender Studies México-Madrid Historic Symposium International Philosophy Banquet Annual International Meeting of Jurists Art Criticism Master conference. Seminar on Teaching Foreign Languages Guillermo de la Peña Regional Studies Seminar International Colloquium on Biodiversity, Natural Resources and Society and Nature, Society and Territory Award Ceremony


Activities for Professionals Annual International Translation and Interpretation Conference “San Jerónimo 2017” 6th Annual FILlustrates International Librarian Symposium Madrid Guest of Honor Program Workshop: Behind (and Beside) Authors: the Work of a Literary Agent National Bookstore Prize Annual International Publishing Design Forum International Publishers and Book Professionals Forum


FIL for Young Adults One Thousand Young People with Emmanuel Carrère, FIL Award One Thousand young people with José Gordon One Thousand Young People with Elena Poniatowska Award Ceremony for the FIL Young Literary Creators Competition Award Ceremony for the Letters to the Author Competition Video review Contest Award National Booktuber Meeting Echoes of FIL Talk with Cornelia Funke Costume contest Harry Potter 20 anniversary Young Talk with Elena Favilli y Francesca Cavallo Workshop: "Historias bajo la piel” Seminar with Jordi Sierra i Fabra


FIL niños Workshops from 3 to 6 years


Special events Time for Science and Art for Children and Young Adults Mar Adentro Debate Award Ceremony to Recognize Talent and Creativity Among Academics at the University of Guadalajara Higher Education Reading Encounter. Closing ceremony Hugo Gutiérrez Vega Poetry colection Writing Tournament Award Ceremony and debate book presentation Play: Viento sobre el cráter, una caminata del Dr Atl Concert and book presentation Suite de los elementos


Book signing