ASSIGNMENT: Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Gabriel Garcia Marquez
"The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World"
15 points

Gabriel Marquez


The next short story that we are going to read is by Gabriel Garcia Marquez and titled "The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World'. 1n 1982 Marquez was given the Nobel Peace Prize in Literature. He is a Columbia novelist, screenwriter, and journalist. Gabriel Garcia Marquez is considered one of the most significant writers of the 20th century.

STEP 1: Your assignment is to read his 1982 Nobel Address--"The Solitude of Latin America". Link HERE.

STEP 2: After reading Marquez's address, write down THREE interesting points that he makes in his speech. Your points should be in your own words, but may include a quote and explanation.

STEP 4: Click on "add submission" to open a text box. Complete assignment.

STEP 5: Submit assignment.



http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1982/marquez-lecture-e.html