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  • The week in Latin America: Allende suicide confirmed

     
    Here are stories that made top headlines in Latin America this week, and highlights from our coverage of the region by Times reporters and your blogger here at La Plaza: Salvador Allende's death confirmed as suicide Nearly four decades after the violent...
  • ALOUD's 2011 schedule selling out fast

     
    Joan Didion, Common, Colson Whitehead, David M. Kennedy, Alexandra Fuller Karl Marlantes and Jonathan Lethem will appear at ALOUD this fall....
  • Chilean judge charges former U.S. military officer in 1973 deaths

     
    A Chilean judge has formally requested the extradition of a former US Navy officer to face homicide charges in connection with the murders of two US citizens after the 1973 overthrow of President Allende, the subject of the Oscar winning film "Missing"...
  • En cartelera: Brasil muestra sus mejores cintas en Festival en el sur de Florida

    <b>En cartelera:</b> Brasil muestra sus mejores cintas en Festival en el sur de Florida
    El Festival de Cine Brasileño de Miami celebra su 15avo aniversario estrenando un paquete de películas recientemente producidas en Brasil. Algunos títulos recomendados son los siguientes: VIPs *** Fernando Meirelles, laureado director de Ciudad de Dios,...
  • Isabel Allende viene al sur de Florida a recibir premio en la FIU

    Isabel Allende viene al sur de Florida a recibir premio en la FIU
    La novelista latinoamericana, Isabel Allende, estará la próxima semana en el sur de Florida. Allende, quien vive en Estados Unidos desde 1989 y cuyas 19 novelas han vendido más de 57 millones de copias en 35 idiomas, recibirá un tercer premio Lawrence A....
  • Isabel Allende recibe premio literario y desnuda su alma en Miami

    Isabel Allende recibe premio literario y desnuda su alma en Miami
    Isabel Allende estuvo esta semana en la Universidad Internacional de Florida (FIU) y deleitó al público asistente mientras relataba anécdotas y vivencias personales impregnadas de un inteligente sentido del humor. La escritora chilena vino a Miami para...
  • Harold Pinter, influential playwright and Nobel winner, dies at 78

    Harold Pinter, influential playwright and Nobel winner, dies at 78
    Harold Pinter, the Nobel Prize-winning British playwright who addressed the isolation, fear and brutality of life in an original style that changed the face of 20th century theater, has died. He was 78. Pinter, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for...
  • Hortensia Bussi dies at 94; widow of former Chilean President Salvador Allende

    Hortensia Bussi, the widow of Chilean President Salvador Allende who helped lead opposition to the military dictatorship that ousted her socialist husband in a bloody 1973 coup, died Thursday. She was 94. Her physician, Dr. Paz Rojas, said Bussi died...
  • David F. Belnap dies at 87; Times correspondent in Latin America

    David F. Belnap dies at 87; Times correspondent in Latin America
    David F. Belnap, an award-winning foreign correspondent for The Times in Latin America who later became a respected editor, has died. He was 87. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: David Belnap obituary: The obituary of former Times foreign...
  • 'World's End' by Pablo Neruda

    World's End Pablo Neruda Translated from the Spanish by William O'Daly Copper Canyon Press: 96 pp., $15 paper "World's End," originally published in Spanish in 1969, toward the end of the career of the great poet Pablo Neruda (he died in 1973, soon...
  • New in paperback: Huxley's demons and the grace of Hanif Kureishi

    New in paperback: Huxley's demons and the grace of Hanif Kureishi
    Aldous Huxley: "The Devils of Loudun" (HarperPerennial) In 1643, an entire convent in the small French village of Loudun was apparently possessed by the devil. The convent's charismatic priest was eventually convicted of seducing the nuns in his charge...
  • Chile's presidential election: Conservative Sebastian Pinera may win the vote but still face a runoff

     
    Conservative billionaire Sebastian Pinera appeared likely to gather the most votes in today's presidential election in Chile but not enough to prevent a runoff. Pinera's competition includes former President Eduardo Frei and lawmaker Marco Enriquez-...