Emmanuel Carrère awarded the Princess of Asturias Prize for Literature

1636462197 Emmanuel Carrere awarded the Princess of Asturias Prize for Literature

Emmanuel Carrère at the book festival in Franckfort-sur-le-Main on October 11, 2017 / AFP French writer Emmanuel Carrère was awarded the prestigious Spanish Princess of Asturias Literature Prize on Wednesday for a work “oh so personal” which “erases the boundaries between reality and fiction”. The jury, chaired by Santiago Muñoz Machado, director of the Royal … Read more

On October 19, 1899, Miguel Ángel Asturias was born, 1967 Nobel Prize in Literature.

On October 19 1899 Miguel Angel Asturias was born 1967

With information from @M_V_MEJIA / gazeta.gt / Cover image @BMCadiz Miguel Ángel Asturias Rosales was born in the house located on Avenida de Caballería de la Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción. The current nomenclature of the property corresponds to 13 avenue 5-54 zone 1. Gonzalo Asturias describes it as a construction “of open courtyards, Andalusian … Read more

2021 Princess of Asturias Awards: Who are the winners?

2021 Princess of Asturias Awards Who are the winners

This Friday, October 23, the 2021 Princess of Asturias Awards will be delivered at the Campoamor theater in Oviedo, after the parenthesis of 2020 where the restrictions of the pandemic forced a minimalist ceremony to be held at the Reconquista Hotel. As reported by the Prince of Asturias Foundation, sanitary measures will be strengthened to … Read more

The Nobel Prize had to be shared between Borges and Asturias

1634590221 The Nobel Prize had to be shared between Borges and

*) Javier Claure Covarrubias Per Wästberg was born in November 1933 in Stockholm. He is a prolific writer, and has dabbled in different literary genres. He was editor-in-chief of the newspaper “Noticias del Día” (Dagens Nyheter) and President of the International PEN Club. In 1964, together with the lawyer Hans Göran Franck, they founded the … Read more