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Miguel Angel Asturias. Life. Born October 19 1899 Guatemala City, Guatemala Lived in Paris from 1923-33 Won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1967 Was one of the most famous surrealist and magical realism writers during his time Died at 74 on 9 June 1974, Madrid, Spain. Literacy Works.

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Life
  • Born October 19 1899 Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Lived in Paris from 1923-33
  • Won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1967
  • Wasone of themostfamoussurrealist and magicalrealismwritersduringhis time
  • Died at 74 on 9 June 1974, Madrid, Spain
literacy works
Literacy Works
  • Austirus helped establish Latin America literacy in Western World
  • Helped spread knowledge of indigenous people and their cultures
  • Most famous work include; Leyendas de Guatemala, El SeñorPresidente, and Men of Maize
  • Most famous for his surrealism and

magical realism work

controversy
Controversy
  • One of Asturias' most famous novels, El SeñorPresidente, describes life under a ruthless dictator.
  • He spent many years exiled in Europe and South America because of his controversial works
mayan influence
Mayan Influence
  • Many texts involved Mayan people and life
  • Did not speak or know Mayan language but wrote what he thought they said and felt
  • Famous for bringing Mayan culture into light
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Made By
  • ShareefHolley
  • Lucas Harari
  • Dylan Bowman
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