George Mario Angel Quintero

The son of Colombian parents, George Mario Angel Quintero was born in 1964 in San Francisco, California. He studied literature at the University of California, and was a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University. As George Angel, he has published poetry, fiction, and essays in English. A book of short fiction, The Fifth Season, won the 1995 Fiction Collective 2 Nilon Award. A new and selected poems, On the Voice, was published in 2016. Since 1995, he has lived in Medellin, Colombia, authoring six books of poetry, and three books of theatre plays all in Spanish under the name Mario Angel Quintero. He continues to write and publish in both English and Spanish. He is a visual artist and the director and playwright of the theatre company Parpado Teatro, as well as a founding member of several musical groups.

Photo: Berta Nelly Arboleda

Events

In this cold’s tending time (II) »

Check out the daily outcomes from this performative installation

Sat 9 March | 17:30 - 18:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer

In this cold’s tending time (II) »

Check out the daily outcomes from this performative installation

Sun 10 March | 17:30 - 18:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer

In this cold's tending time (III) »

A chance to see a collaborative performance by three artists based on their work during StAnza

Sun 10 March | 15:30 - 16:10 | FREE | J & G Innes Ltd, Booksellers, South Street, Upstairs Gallery

Found In Translation »

Rebecca DeWald, George Mario Angel Quintero and Menna Elfyn explore the fluidity of translation                                               

Sat 9 March | 15:30 - 16:30 | £4.50/£3.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

Five O’Clock Verses »

Reading: George Mario Angel Quintero, Gerda Stevenson

Fri 8 March | 17:00 - 18:00 | £6.50/£4.50 | Parliament Hall, South Street

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Thu 7 March | 11:00 - 11:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Thu 7 March | 13:00 - 13:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Thu 7 March | 15:00 - 15:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Fri 8 March | 11:00 - 11:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Fri 8 March | 13:00 - 13:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Fri 8 March | 15:00 - 15:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Sat 9 March | 11:00 - 11:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Sat 9 March | 13:00 - 13:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Sat 9 March | 15:00 - 15:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

In this cold’s tending time (I) »

Three artists, three gardens

Sun 10 March | 11:00 - 11:30 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

Párpado »

Videos of poetry in motion from Párpado Teatro

Thu 7 March - Sun 10 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Conference Room

Festival Launch Extravaganza »

Enjoy a sneak peek of some of the highlights of StAnza 2019

Wed 6 March | 18:30 - 20:45 | free / ticketed | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

In this cold’s tending time (II) »

Check out the daily outcomes from this performative installation

Thu 7 March | 17:30 - 18:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer

In this cold’s tending time (II) »

Check out the daily outcomes from this performative installation

Fri 8 March | 17:30 - 18:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer