Like many authors’ works, Miguel Ángel Asturias’ El Señor Presidente was inspired in part by his life experiences. Take a look at this 4-minute video (in Spanish) for some background on Asturias’ life.
Only one week left to register! You can register at Readers Services (847) 448-8620, the Reference Desk (847) 448-8630, or by going online. The Latin@Literature Book Discussion Group will meet on Wednesday, September 12th, from 7-8:30 p.m. on the 3rd Floor. Vilma and I will see you then!