In memory of Carlos Fuentes
Carlos Fuentes, 1928 – May 15, 2012
Carlos Fuentes Macías was a Mexican novelist and essayist. He is known for novels, The Death of Artemio Cruz, Aura , The Old Gringo. The New York Times described him as “one of the most admired writers in the Spanish-speaking world” and an important influence on “El Boom”, the “explosion of Latin American literature in the 1960s and ’70s.
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