Erica Frouman-Smith

The Lectures

SPANISH AMERICAN WOMEN WRITERS PART II: Isabel Allende’s The House of the Spirits

10:00 – 12:00 noon
Thursdays , April 16 - April 30

3 Sessions
Fee: $90.00

Chilean writer Isabel Allende is well-known in Latin America, the United States and internationally. Her first major work, The House of the Spirits, 1982, was a critical and commercial success which transformed her from a journalist into an author who inspired and influenced other…

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SPANISH AMERICAN WOMEN WRITERS, PART I: Out of the Kitchen into the Mainstream

1:30 - 3:30 pm
Wednesdays , January 22 - February 5

3 Sessions
Fee: $90.00

This course is an introduction to the writings (in English) of two major female authors who achieved success despite the obstacles they faced living in a patriarchal culture that sought to undermine them. We will start with excerpts from Virginia Woolf’s A Room of…

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