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Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

WKYC-TV | Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:26:28 -0700

His longtime friend, the Mexican novelist Carlos Fuentes (author of The Old Gringo), who died in 2012, called Garcia Marquez "the most popular and perhaps the best writer in Spanish since Cervantes," who published Don Quixote in two volumes in 1605 and ...

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez was more than magical realism: An appreciation

Los Angeles Times | Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:20:16 -0700

He read William Faulkner and was a younger contemporary of the writers of the “Latin American boom,” an all-star cast that included the Argentine Julio Cortazar and the Mexican Carlos Fuentes. Unlike Cortazar and Fuentes (but like Faulkner), Garcia ...

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Gabriel García Márquez, 87, dies: A literary giant of his age

Philly.com | Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:44:31 -0700

The world "discovered" Pablo Neruda (Nobel, 1971), Octavio Paz (Nobel, 1990), Maria Vargas Llosa (Nobel, 2011), Julio Cortázar, Jorge Luis Borges, Manuel Puig, Carlos Fuentes, Juan Rulfo, and many others. As a young man, Mr. Márquez began to study ...

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Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

Kansas First News | Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:53:40 -0700

FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2008 file photo, Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes, left, embraces Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez during a round table discussion on Fuentes' work at the UNAM national university in Mexico City. Marquez died Thursday April ...

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