Chicago - Mar. 20, 2018
Music TV Politics Sports Books People Places & Things
Beachwood Books
Our monthly books archive.
Beachwood BookLinks
Book TV
NY Review of Books
London Review of Books
Arts & Letters Daily
American Reader Campaign
U of C Press Blog
Devil's Due
NYT Books
Normal Words
New Yorker Books
2nd Story
Chicago Zine Fest

Our Most Magnificent Magic Realist Is Dead

"Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died in Mexico aged 87, his family says," the BBC reports.

"Garcia Marquez was considered one of the greatest Spanish-language authors, best known for his masterpiece of magic realism, One Hundred Years of Solitude."


More BBC: Tributes pour in.


NPR: Love, madness, war, politics, dreams, death.


See also:

Giles Fraser, The Guardian: What we can all learn from this bona fide genius is that the mind can be a tool of liberation, revolution and defiance.


Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times: Entwining tales of time, memory and Love.


Comments welcome.


Posted on April 18, 2014

MUSIC - The Weekend In Chicago Rock.
TV - Flint Town.
POLITICS - The Political Odds.
SPORTS - Windy City Rollers Season Opener!

BOOKS - The Soul Of America's Media.

PEOPLE PLACES & THINGS - Chicago's Bar Mitzvah King.

Search The Beachwood Reporter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Follow BeachwoodReport on Twitter

Beachwood Radio!

Ask Me Anything!