“You could be stating
that proverbial untruth…”
he overheard the bartender
telling off a guy
at the end of the counter.
“Recent memory… 845 more words

Deepwater Capitalism

Reflections on the Fifth Anniversary of One of the Biggest Oil Spills in History

By Quincy Saul

Source: Counterpunch

In memory of Gabriel García Márquez, March 6, 1927-April 17, 2014. 4,056 more words


Living Macondo

Memories of Aracataca

By: Adriana C. Filstrup

Today, I’m a tourist in my family’s hometown. My cousin Nazly made arrangements to take me on a tour of the house turned museum that belonged to the Colombian Nobel Prize, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, which was renovated after years of dust and darkness. 1,681 more words

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

García Márquez’ Macondo will be showcased at Bogotá Book Fair

A post by Peter Jordens.

The magical world of Macondo created by Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez will be the guest of honor at the 23rd Bogotá International Book Fair (FILBO) to be held from April 21 to May 4, 2015. 267 more words


Filling FILBo with magic realism

The 2015 Bogota International Book Fair, which takes place from April 21 to May 4 in Corferias, will dedicate a heartfelt tribute to the late Nobel-Prize winner, Gabriel García Márquez, a year on from his death. 555 more words


Οι γενιές οι καταδικασμένες σε εκατό χρόνια μοναξιάς

…γιατί οι γενιές οι καταδικασμένες σε εκατό χρόνια μοναξιάς δεν θα είχαν δεύτερη ευκαιρία πάνω στη γη

Πριν από ένα χρόνο ακριβώς, σαν σήμερα, πέθανε ο Γκαμπριέλ Γκαρσία Μάρκες.