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Miguel Angel Asturias
October 19, 1899|
Guatemala City, Guatemala
|Died||June 9, 1974
|Genre||Surrealism, dictator novel|
|Notable works||El Señor Presidente, Men of Maize|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Literature
Miguel Ángel Asturias Rosales (October 19, 1899 - June 9, 1974) was a writer and diplomat from Guatemala. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1967 for his Banana Trilogy. He also wrote El Hombre que lo tenía todo todo todo.
He was very important for literature in his country.
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Bust of Miguel Ángel Asturias. Paseo de los Poetas, Rosedal de Palermo, Parque Tres de Febrero, Buenos Aires.
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