Owing to the 150th anniversary of the birth of the Nicaraguan poet Rubén Darío (1867-1916), Casa Asia, the General Consulate of Japan in Barcelona and Casa Amèrica Catalunya organise this lecture where together with the Consul General of Japan in Barcelona, we will deepen into the work of Rubén Darío and his fascination for Japan. A passion that was captured in some of his works despite the fact that he never visited the country.
Presentation hosted by:
Ramón María Moreno, Director General of Casa Asia
Representative of Casa Amèrica Catalunya
Lecture delivered by:
Naohito Watanabe, Consul General of Japan in Barcelona, member of the Nicaraguan Academy of Language and translator into Japanese of Rubén Darío's work "Azul…"