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Albert Camus's Nobel Prize Reception Speech

There are errors in the Nobel transcription, which may have lead to errors in the first translation. I recommend listening to the audio here… 3,426 more words

Philosophy

245. Lá Éigin Mar Sin

Gabriel García Márquez

1928 – 2014

D’imigh Gabriel García Márquez, údar a bhuaigh an Duais Nobel uainn inné.

Seo scéal uaidh a thaitin go mór liom. 3,095 more words

Education

Adiós Gabo

Saying goodbye to one of the best writers in the world, Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez.

Inspiring

Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Tribute to Small Town Life (1927-2014)

It was about two years ago now, that a good friend of mine insisted that I start reading and studying Gabriel Garcia Marquez. “He’s as good as any writer of the past 100 years, maybe ever,” he said. 849 more words

Writing

Gabriel García Márquez and Fidel Castro: A controversial friendship 

All of Latin America is mourning the death of Gabriel García Márquez. A flurry of articles on his life and death has just begun to appear (I can barely keep up). 535 more words

News

One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez

“Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to discover ice.” 629 more words

Books

Eighty-Seven Years of Brilliance

The world lost a literary giant Thursday as Columbian-born Gabriel García Márquez, possibly the greatest Latin American author who ever lived, died at the age of 87. 181 more words