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    Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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    Gabriel Garcia Marquez, an established author and journalist, is a product of the Post Modern Era. This era is the immediate time after World War II which ended in 1945. His writings depict the literary characteristics of blurring of distinctions between genres, in addition to over lapping with other eras, including Colonialism and Post Colonialism. “Ultimately, literature is nothing but carpentry. With both you are working with reality, a material just as hard as wood.” The quote in the line above

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    Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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    Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a Colombian born writer, is first recognizable as a skilled author in Magical Realism, “a genre in which the fantastic and the realistic are combined in a richly composed world of imagination” (Leopold). But one of his main themes is Solitude. Solitude was actually the theme of his Nobel Prize acceptance speech, Solitude of Latin America, and a multiple prize winning novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude (European Graduate School). This theme of solitude and isolation directly

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    Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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    Gabriel Gárcia Márquez Gabriel José García Márquez was born on March 6, 1928 in Aracataca, a town in Northern Colombia, where he was raised by his maternal grandparents in a house filled with countless aunts and the rumors of ghosts. But in order to get a better grasp on García Márquez's life, it helps to understand something first about both the history of Colombia and the unusual background of his family. Colombia Colombia won its independence from Spain in 1810, technically making it one of

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    Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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    Nacio el 6 de marzo de 1928 en Aracataca, Columbia , en el hogar de Gabriel Eligio Garcia, telegrafista y de Luisa Santiaga Marquez Iguaran. Siendo muy niño fue dejado al cuidado de sus abuelos maternos, el Coronel Nicolas Marquez Iguaran -su idolo de toda la vida- y Tranquilina Iguaran Cortes. El reconoce que su madre es quien descubre los personajes de sus novelas a traves de sus recuerdos. Por haber vivido retirado al comienzo de su padre, le fue difícil tratarlo con confianza en la adolescencia;

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    Maricela Fregoso April 23, 2014 Michelle Risdon English 103 Gabriel García Márquez Gabriel García Márquez also known as Gabo was born on March 6,1928 in Aracataca, Colombia. As the eldest of elven siblings, García Márquez lived with his maternal grandparents up until the age of eight when his grandfather died. He had learned many things from his grandparents. Both were vivid story tellers. His grandmother had taught him about folk tales, superstitions, dead ancestors, and ghosts. While his grandfather

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    Gabriel García Márquez was born in Arcataca, a town in Colombia on march 6 ,1928. Gabriel was brought up by his grandparents until the age of 8 because of the death of his grandfather. Gabriel returned to live with his parents only for some time before getting sent to boarding school where he got a scholarship at the age of 14 to a secondary school nearby Bogota which is located in Zipaquira. He went to the National University of Colombia in Bogotá where he studied law for awhile but he disliked

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    Levin Klemme/2 4/29/14 The Mysterious and Magical Man Gabriel García Márquez was born on March 6th 1928 in Aracataca, to Luisa Santiaga Marquez Iguaran and Gabriel Eligio Garcia. From a young age, Márquez was mindful of what was happening in his country regarding the political history and violence. Colombia has had a complex, strenuous history of civil wars, dictators, and revolutions. Yet growing up in Aracataca there was also “magical” for Márquez. He was close to his grandparents. His grandfather

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    is the town madam which by society’s standards makes her to most marginalized, but ironically she is not brought down by her society’s rules. Gabriel Garcia Marquez uses characterization and irony to demonstrate Maria Alejandrina Cervantes’s contradictory role and to develop the theme of going against society in Chronicle of a Death Foretold. Garcia Marquez presents Maria Cervantes as highly respected and a powerful woman through the use religious allusions or references when developing Maria Cervantes

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    The author Gabriel Garcia Marquez wrote Chronicle of a Death Foretold that involves magical realism and most importantly a murder which the book mainly revolves around. Which is based on a true murder that happened in columbia. (Courtney Green). For the main points that are to be brought out of this is the interesting background on Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and what influenced him to write this book about magical realism and a murder, then to mention what happened in his culture that influenced him

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    Gabriel José García Márquez nació en Aracataca, Colombia. Debido a la mala situación económica de sus padres, se crió en el cuidado de sus abuelos. Sus abuelos son personas que tuvieron mucha influencia con la carrera literaria del Márquez. Más prominente es su abuela, que tuvo muchos cuentos de demonios y fantasmas. García Márquez comenzó su trabajo con periodista, y escribió muchas obras de no ficción pero también las novelas. Temas que su literatura se centren la violencia en Colombia y la soledad

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