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Luis Sepúlveda

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Luis Sepúlveda

Born in in 1949, Luis Sepúlveda left his native country after years of political activism lead to his incarceration under Augusto Pinochet’s regime. Following his initial career as a poet he received literary acclaim in 1989 with his novel The Old Man Who Read Love Stories. He lives in Spain.

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  • Chile, the modern day. Four elderly men meet for one last time, planning something suspiciously underhand, having made arrangements - and discussed Internet dating - online. We're let into the fact that the grandfather of one was a bank robber in a classic tale of Robin...
    — Aug 9 2012
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    — Feb 15 2011
  • font-face { font-family: "Cambria"; }@font-face { font-family: "Garamond"; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } Sepúlveda packs more than three decades...
    — Dec 13 2010