Vargas Llosa


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Vargas Llosa

(Jorge) Mario (Pedro) born 1936, Peruvian novelist, writer, and political figure. His novels include The City and the Dogs (1963), Conversation in the Cathedral (1969), The Storyteller (1990), and The Notebok of Don Rigoberto (1998). In 1990 he stood unsuccessfully for the presidency of Peru
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Vargas Llosa says 'learning how to read is the most important event of my life,' and that reading has given birth to his vocation of storytelling.
Vargas Llosa also said social media and other new technologies mean progress for freedom of expression.