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Julio Cortázar

Birthdate: 26. August 1914
Date of death: 12. February 1984

Julio Cortázar, born Jules Florencio Cortázar , was an Argentine novelist, short story writer, and essayist. Known as one of the founders of the Latin American Boom, Cortázar influenced an entire generation of Spanish-speaking readers and writers in the Americas and Europe.

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„Now I am an axolotl.“

—  Julio Cortázar

Source: Blow-Up and Other Stories

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„Translation: We went around without looking for each other, but knowing we went around to find each other.“

—  Julio Cortázar, book Hopscotch

Original: (gl) 'Andábamos sin buscarnos pero sabiendo que andábamos para encontrarnos.'
Source: Rayuela (Hopscotch) (1963), Chapter 1.

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“

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