ARGENTINA, 1929 - 2012
He was a lawyer, a journalist and a diplomat who lived for a time in exile before ultimately returning home. He also was a Supreme Court judge in his native province not to mention one of the best writers of the Spanish language. He has traveled extensively throughout the world, as a diplomat and an exile, though he always ends up returning to his “place in the world,” to Yala, Jujuy. Always true to his roots and the myths and legends of his homeland, his work has been translated into several languages. He has been awarded the National Academy of Letters and Consecration prizes, and he has been decorated by the French government with the title of Knight of the French Order of Arts and Letters.
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La Puna Memorial
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No es posible callar
NON FICTION, 2004
El viejo soldado
Tierras de frontera
NON FICTION, 2000
Extraño y pálido fulgor
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Luz de crueles provincias
El gallo blanco
SHORT STORIES, 1992
El hombre que llegó a un pueblo
La casa y el viento
Sota de bastos, caballo de espadas
El cantar del profeta y el bandido
Fuego en Casabindo
A un costado de los rieles
SHORT STORIES, 1960