with an offer of 94 activities by 145 guests from fifteen countries, from September 1 to 4, the seventh edition of the Hay Festival Queretaro 2022to be held in the seven delegations of the city and with activities for the first time in the municipalities of Ezequiel Montes, Corregidora and Tequisquiapan.
According to the organizers, the activities will be face-to-face, some of which will be broadcast digitally.
The program includes the presence of two Nobel Prize winners: Wole Soyinka (Nigeria), Nobel Prize for Literature and Tawakkol Karman (Yemen) Nobel Peace Prize laureate, journalist and activist who has fought for freedom of expression and women’s rights.
They will also participate Rose Montero, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Vivian Gornick, Paul Muldoon, Jean Baptiste del Amo, Dolores Reyes, Elizabeth War, Horacio Castellanos Moya, William Fadanelli, Gisela Loyal, Emiliano Monge, Monica Lavin, Gonzalo Celorio, Pedro Angel Palou, Alma Guillermoprieto Alma Delia Murillo, Andres Cota Hiriart, Margo Glantz, among others; and tribute will be paid to Almudena Grandes.
The science area will have the interventions of Carlos Briones Y Antonio Martinez Ron (both Spanish), Tiziana Ulian (United Kingdom), Patricia Davila Aranda (Mexico), and the psychoanalyst George Makari (USA).
The musical and scenic part will be represented by Jarvis Cocker, musician, poet and visible face of the already legendary British pop band Pulp. The pianist Jorge Villadomswith Luz de Luna will offer a concert, while the Salvadoran company La Cachada will offer a theatrical show.