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Spain’s literary giants are lost in English translation

Javier Marías's Los enamoramientos is being translated, but Spanish literature is under-represented in the English-speaking market.

Three cheers for Javier Marías for making it into Penguin Modern Classics: the first Spanish writer to do so since Federico García Lorca. Isn’t it about time the English-speaking world woke up to the Spanish literature of the last 75 years?

January 11th, 2012 | Posted in Books, Culture, Featured, IberoArts, Spain News | Read More »

Javier Marías

Javier Marias

Fame doesn’t sit easily with Spain’s most highly regarded contemporary novelist. Though Javier Marías, 60, lives in central Madrid, he has an aversion to computers and mobile phones, placing him in the old-fashioned world of many of his books. And his acidic newspaper columns show him to be deeply unhappy with the world outside his […]

December 12th, 2011 | Posted in Iberians 2011 | Read More »

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