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SPA 409/509: Spanish-Speaking Nobel Laureates: Biographies

 

Book-length biographies, memoirs, or diaries will be more in-depth, while encyclopedia articles will be shorter and outline the author's major contributions and themes.

Short Biographies

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Year

Author

Country

Biography or Memoir

1904

José Echegaray (1832-1916)

Spain

1922

Jacinto Benavente (1866-1954)

Spain

1945

Gabriela Mistral (1889-1957)

Chile

1956

Juan Ramón Jiménez (1881-1959)

Spain

1967

Miguel Angel Asturias (1899-1974)

Guatemala

1971

Pablo Neruda (1904-1973)

Chile

1977

Vicente Aleixandre (1898-1984)

Spain

1982

Gabriel García Márquez (1927-2014)

Mexico

1989

Camilo José Cela (1916-2002)

Spain

1990

Octavio Paz (1949-1998)

Mexico

2010

Mario Vargas Llosa (1936-)

Peru (Spain)

Longer Biographies

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