Reading at Love Auditorium, 4:30 p.m.
Daniel Alarcón is the author of the story collection War by Candlelight, a finalist for the 2005 PEN-Hemingway Award, and the novel Lost City Radio. He is associate editor of Etiqueta Negra, an award-winning quarterly published in his native Lima, Peru, and co-founder of Radio Ambulante, a Spanish-language radio program showcasing human stories from around Latin America and the United States. His fiction, journalism, and translations have appeared in McSweeney’s, Harper’s, and n+1, among others. Alarcón lives in Oakland, California, where he is a visiting scholar at the UC Berkeley Center for Latin American Studies.