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In magical realism fiction, anything can happen

The Press Enterprise 27 Jan 2023
Fry, “One Hundred Years of Solitude” by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, “The Miniaturist” by Jessie Burton, and “The Ocean at the End of the Lane” by Neil Gaiman are some of my favorites. Gabriel Garcia Marquez won the Nobel Prize in 1982 for developing magical realism in his novel, “One ...

HT Brunch Cover Story: Saba has you covered

Hindustan Times 27 Jan 2023
Wait, wait, wait. How many Saba Azads are there, anyway?. There’s the poised, assured actor who played Parvana Irani, aka Pipsy, the lawyer and Homi J Bhabha’s love interest in last year’s SonyLiv webseries Rocket Boys ... Rewind a bit ... ... Ideas are born from boredom too ... Memoirs of My Melancholy Whores by Gabriel Garcia Marquez (2004) HT Brunch Cover Story.

2023: Year of the Rabbit

Hindustan Times 21 Jan 2023
Notable rabbits of pop culture include American founder and CEO of Amazon Jeff Bezos, Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi, Chinese martial arts actor Jet Li, Colombian author and winner of the Nobel literature prize Gabriel Garcia Marquez, French singer Edith Piaf as well as ...

Why the CIA Attempted a 'Maidan Uprising' in Brazil, by Pepe Escobar

The Unz Review 10 Jan 2023
That suggests CIA planners are avid readers of Credit Suisse strategist Zoltan Pozsar, formerly of the New York Fed ... Enter the “G7 of the East” ... ORDER IT NOW. When it comes to the internal factors of Maidan in Brazil, borrowing from novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez, everything walks and talks like the Chronicle of a Coup Foretold ... ....

Food in Brief: 01/07/2023

Traverse City Record-Eagle 07 Jan 2023
Snowshoeing sessions. TRAVERSE CITY — Snowshoe, Wine and Brew returns at 11 a.m. Jan. 8 at Jolly Pumpkin. The TC Brew Bus transports guests to Brys Estate Vineyard and Winery ... Rentals are limited and cost $15 per pair ... Jan ... Jan ... Registration ... 10 ... Jan ... Enjoy light snacks and beverages while discussing “Love in the Time of Cholera” by Gabriel Garcia Marquez ... .

Misinformation is a common thread between the COVID-19 and HIV/AIDS pandemics – with deadly consequences

Hastings Tribune 04 Jan 2023
Cristian Apetrei, University of Pittsburgh ... Denying the existence of a virus or a pandemic ... As author Gabriel Garcia Marquez once said, “A lie is more comfortable than doubt, more useful than love, more lasting than truth.” Countering misinformation is difficult, because there are reasons other than ignorance for why someone believes in a falsehood ... .

Jean Franco, 98, scholar of Latin American literature

The Buffalo News 02 Jan 2023
But it was also the moment when a new generation of writers was appearing across the region, including Mario Vargas Llosa, Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Carlos Fuentes ... most Spanish-language scholarship was still focused on the likes of Miguel de Cervantes and Federico Garcia Lorca.

Nelida Pinon, 85, provocative Brazilian novelist honored for work

The Buffalo News 30 Dec 2022
Her writing was first brought to English-speaking readers in the 1970s by Gregory Rabassa, a distinguished translator of Spanish and Portuguese literature who also worked with the likes of Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez's legacy revisited 40 years after Nobel Prize

Korea Times 19 Dec 2022
Charge d'Affaires of the Colombia Embassy to Korea Francisco Gonzalez delivers opening remarks during a colloquium on Gabriel Garcia Marquez at a hotel in Seoul, Dec ... The year 2022 marks the 40th anniversary of Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez receiving the Nobel Prize in Literature.

American Life in Poetry: ‘Picking a Dandelion’

The Spokesman-Review 17 Dec 2022
By Kwame Dawes ... Here are Joe and Jill, two people with commonly available American names, enacting an ordinary gesture of affection ... love, in other words, in a time of hate (borrowing from Gabriel Garcia Marquez) is the theme and the optimism lacing this poem. Pickng a Dandelion ... .

Cleveland Storm dominate All-District football teams

Rio Rancho Observer 29 Nov 2022
Robert Garza was named the District 1-6A Coach of the Year ... Offensive guard Gabriel Marquez was a second-team selection on offense; linemen Charles Birch and Javis Garcia, plus cornerback Andres Aguirre were on the second team defense ... Rams get 13 honorees ... Locals named to the Green team are Wysong and Garcia of CHS, plus Maria and Smith of RRHS ... ....

222 Best Books of All Time, With Personal Picks from Authors

The Post and Courier 29 Nov 2022
Tell us which ones you love ... Garcia Jr ... View the original article to see embedded media.One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez ... There are other authors, other books from Latin America since Gabriel Garcia Marquez, you would say ... P ... View the original article to see embedded media.How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia Alvarez.

Fact meets fantasy in Portland author’s provocative short story collection ‘There Is Only Us’ (review)

The Oregonian 26 Nov 2022
Like Angela Carter? How about a smidgeon of George Saunders, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Stephen King? Or perhaps the tragicomic touch of Eugene Ionesco or Luigi Pirandello? Then rush to read “There Is Only Us,” the extraordinarily absorbing 2022 Katherine Anne Porter prize-winning ...

Bao Tong, 90, top Chinese official imprisoned after Tiananmen

The Buffalo News 25 Nov 2022
9 in Beijing. He was 90. The cause was acute leukemia, said his son, Bao Pu ... People are also reading…. What to expect in next 36 hours ... Bao's wife, Jiang Zongcao, died Aug. 21 at 90 ... In 1955, he married Jiang Zongcao, a fellow official who became an expert in Spanish and later co-translated Gabriel Garcia Marquez's "One Hundred Years of Solitude.".

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