Carlos Fuentes

The Nightmares of Carlos Fuentes – reviews of Iraqi play

The Week UK | Sun, 03 Aug 2014 23:50:48 -0700

The play touches on big issues and aims for the magic realism of the Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes, referenced in the title, but its individual scenes are "infinitely stronger than the whole", says Michael Billington in The Guardian. The tone is ...

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Is Borges the 20th Century's most important writer?

BBC News | Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:17:08 -0700

Borges has been called the father of the Latin American novel, without whom the work of Mario Vargas Llosa, Guillermo Cabrera Infante, Gabriel García Márquez and Carlos Fuentes would not have been possible. “Borges' influence on Latin American ...

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Theatre review: The Nightmare of Carlos Feuntes at Arcola Theatre

Hackney Gazette | Fri, 08 Aug 2014 06:41:15 -0700

An intensely moving, thought-provoking and gloriously funny tale of one immigrant's desperate struggle to find his own identity, The Nightmare of Carlos Fuentes takes its audience on a turbulent emotional rollercoaster, ending with crushing devastation ...

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In Rare International Trip, Christie Heads to Mexico

Wall Street Journal (blog) | Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:22:30 -0700

The Consul General of Mexico in New York, Sandra Fuentes-Berain, also aided in the planning and is slated to be part of the delegation. “We are absolutely honored to have him as a guest,” said Carlos Gerardo Izzo, a spokesman for the Consulate General ...

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