Miguel Ángel Asturias
Miguel Angel Asturias
|Born||October 19, 1899|
Guatemala City, Guatemala
|Died||June 9, 1974 (aged 74)|
|Genre||Surrealism, magic realism, dictator novel|
|Notable works||El Señor Presidente, Men of Maize|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Literature |
Miguel Ángel Asturias Rosales (October 19, 1899 - June 9, 1974) was a writer and diplomat from Guatemala. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1967 for his Banana Trilogy. He also wrote El Hombre que lo tenía todo todo todo.
He was very important for literature in his country.
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- Callan, Richard J. (1970). Miguel Angel Asturias. Twayne Publishers.
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