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Book Reflections - The Way to Paradise by Mario Vargas Llosa

Mario Vargas Llosa won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2010. When I saw a novel by this Peruan author at the Lifeline book fair in the section of international authors, I was excited to read one of his books. 696 more words

Book Review

Acabou 2017. Nesse ano, li 52 livros no total, bati minha meta anual de chegar aos 50 livros e posso dizer com o alívio das boas escolhas que gostei da maior parte dos livros que li. 1,693 more words

Livros

A YEAR OF BOOKS 

I am a little late in doing an Oprah, but better late than never. In one of the Oprah newsletters I receive regularly in my mailbox appeared Amy Shearn’s article titled “11 Things Every Woman Should Write Down Before the Year Ends”. 875 more words

Bookcase

Travesuras de la niña mala

Author: Mario Vargas Llosa

Language: Español

Summary: Ricardo ve cumplido, a una edad muy temprana, el sueño que en su Lima natal alimentó desde que tenía uso de razón: vivir en París. 163 more words

New Cultures

Los Cachorros, MVLL

Terminando de leer “Los Cachorros” de Mario Vargas Llosa, 1967 que trata sobre la infancia, juventud y madurez de Cuellar y sus amigos basados en temas universales para identificar facilmente los simbolos de juventud, fracaso y muerte de la novela. 35 more words

"Cities, rather than nation states, 'are the future,'" says Barcelona's mayor

Ada Colau, Barcelona’s leftist mayor, opposed to Catalan independence, understands and argues that an urban-based cosmopolitanism is the future of human political organization, not what I call the EBNS, the ethnicity-based nation-state. 152 more words

A Wake-Up Call from Catalonia: Contrary to Kamikaze Puigdemont, The Majority of Catalans Don’t Want Independence

Today hundreds of thousands of Catalans took to the streets of Barcelona in favour of maintaining unity with Spain and rejecting separatist leader Carles Puigdemont’s aim of declaring independence next week, in effect a coup d’état. 1,654 more words