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Ilan Stavans on "Don Quixote" at the Texas Book Festival

  • The Texas Capitol 1100 Congress Ave Austin, TX, 78701 United States (map)

On Saturday October 17 Restless publisher Ilan Stavans will appear in Austin at the Texas Book Festival to discuss his Quixote: The Novel and the World (Norton) and the Restless Classics edition of Don Quixote, with an introduction written by Stavans.

One of the largest and most prestigious literary festivals in the country, the annual Texas Book Festival features 250-plus nationally and critically recognized authors, twenty-plus venues including the State Capitol, eighty-plus exhibitors, live music, local food trucks, family activities, and countless opportunities to meet authors and fellow book lovers.

Festival events are free and open to the public.

Where: The Texas Capitol, 1100 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701


Don Quixote of La Mancha: 400th Anniversary Edition

by Miguel de Cervantes

Translated from the Spanish by John Ormsby

Introduction and Video Lecture Series by Ilan Stavans

Illustrations by Eko

Restless Classics

Newly introduced by leading Quixote scholar Ilan Stavans, this 400th Anniversary edition of Don Quixote of La Mancha—called the most popular book in history after the Bible and the first modern novel—inaugurates Restless Classics: interactive encounters with great books and inspired teachers. Each Restless Classic is beautifully designed with original artwork, a new introduction for the trade audience, and an online video teaching series led by passionate experts. 

Book Details

Deluxe Paperback List Price: $22.99 • ISBN: 9781632060754 • Pub. 10/6/15 • 6" x 9" • 960 Pages • Fiction: Classics / Spanish Literature / Picaresque • Territory: World • eBook ISBN: 9781632060808

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