Círculo de lectura Cudad doliente de Dios / Reading Circle Doleful City of God

[Scroll down to read in English] Con el apoyo de Escritoras Mexicanas se está organizando un Círculo de lectura de mi novela Cudad doliente de Dios, que se realizará, vía Zoom, los días 27 de julio, 10, 24 de agosto y 7 de septiembre, de 4 a 5.30 PM, hora del centro de México. Para … Continue reading Círculo de lectura Cudad doliente de Dios / Reading Circle Doleful City of God

Entrevista / Interview – Ciudad doliente de Dios

/En este enlace puedes leer la entrevista sobre mi novela Ciudad doliente de Dios realizada recientemente por Cristina Liceaga para la página Escritoras Mexicanas. La novela está inspirada en los poemas proféticos de William Blake. https://www.escritoras.mx/entrevista-con-adriana-diaz-enciso/ The link above will take you to an interview about my novel Ciudad doliente de Dios (Doleful City of … Continue reading Entrevista / Interview – Ciudad doliente de Dios

Charla virtual / Virtual conversation – Ciudad doliente de Dios

(Scroll down to read in English) Los invito a la charla virtual sobre mi novela Ciudad doliente de Dios (Alfaguara/UNAM), inspirada en los poemas proféticos de William Blake, el próximo viernes 19 de junio, a las 17.00 horas (horario de México), en el foro virtual de la cafebrería El Péndulo. Se transmitirá por FaceBook Live. … Continue reading Charla virtual / Virtual conversation – Ciudad doliente de Dios

On Ciudad doliente de Dios, by Ana Elena González Treviño

For those who couldn't attend the book launch of my novel Ciudad doliente de Dios (Doleful City of God) last 5th of December at the Residency of the Mexican Embassy in London, I am pleased to share the very generous and beautiful text read that evening by Ana Elena González Treviño PhD, Director of the … Continue reading On Ciudad doliente de Dios, by Ana Elena González Treviño

Ciudad doliente de Dios and Finding Blake, III and IV

The last two posts of my series for Finding Blake have been published. In them I keep on talking about Blake's influence in my life and work, and the writing of my novel Ciudad doliente de Dios (Doleful City of God), inspired in his Prophetic Poems. You can read them here: Ya se han publicado … Continue reading Ciudad doliente de Dios and Finding Blake, III and IV

More in Finding Blake,and René Char

The second post of my series for the Finding Blake blog can now be read in Ya puedes leer la segunda parte de mi serie de blogs para la página Finding Blake en Finding Blake. Doleful City of God And you can read a piece I wrote on René Char and poetry as dissidence for … Continue reading More in Finding Blake,and René Char

Ciudad doliente de Dios, and Finding Blake

At long last, my novel inspired on William Blake's Prophetic Poems, Ciudad doliente de Dios, which I started writing in 1997 and finished five years ago, has seen the light. It was released this week in Mexico by Alfaguara, a Penguin Random House imprint. You can read a comment on it in Alfaguara's blog: Langosta … Continue reading Ciudad doliente de Dios, and Finding Blake

More Updates on Blake’s Cottage

If you want to read an update on the sorry story surrounding William Blake’s Cottage, please visit my webpage dedicated to it. There is a new blog entry: https://blakecottage.wordpress.com/blog/ Also read Richard Brooks' article of 4 September in the Sunday Times: http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/chariots-of-ire-as-blake-fans-squabble-over-poets-cottage-zw9dbflpx