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Hebe Uhart
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Born (1936-12-02)2 December 1936
Moreno, Argentina
Died 11 October 2018(2018-10-11) (aged 81)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Alma mater University of Buenos Aires
Occupation Writer, professor
Awards
  • Konex Award (2004, 2014)
  • Manuel Rojas Ibero-American Narrative Award (2017)

Hebe Uhart (2 December 1936 – 11 October 2018) was an Argentine writer. She was a contributor to newspapers and magazines, such as El País in Montevideo.

Her stories were adapted into the play Querida mamá o guiando la hiedra.

She studied Philosophy at the University of Buenos Aires (UBA). Later she worked as a teacher, both at primary and secondary level, and university at the UBA and the National University of Lomas de Zamora.

In 2017, she won the Manuel Rojas Ibero-American Narrative Award.

Uhart died in Buenos Aires on 11 October 2018 from complications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at the age of 81.

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