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Cortazar, Julio (Julio Denis)

Born: 1914 AD
Died: 1984 AD, at 70 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Writers


1914 - Julio Cortazar was born to Argentinian parents.


1938 - He published a volume of sonnets under the pseudonym Julio Denis.


1944 - He became professor of French literature at the National University of Cuyo, Mendoza.


1949 - He published a play. Los Reyes (The Kings), based on the myth of Theseus and the Minotaur.


1951 - Bestiario was published this year.  


1952 - He worked for UNESCO as a translator.


1956 -  Final de Juego was published this year.


1965 - Los premios (The Winners) was published this year. 


1966 - Rayuela (Hopscotch), was published this year.


1978 - El libro de Manuel (A Manual for Manuel) was published this year.


1983 - Nicaragua tan violentamente dulce was published this year.


1984 - He died of Leukemia in Paris. His other work include El perseguidor (The Pursuer).




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