Mario Vargas Llosa
is a Peruvian-Spanish novelist, journalist, essayist and recipient of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature.
A conversation with Mario Vargas Llosa
On the centenary of Octavio Paz's birth, Mario Vargas Llosa talks to the editors of "Letras Libres" about the distinguished poet, essayist and liberal. Not to mention one of the few intellectuals rooted in his world, but open to viewing it from all perspectives. [more]
In conversation with sociologist Gilles Lipovetsky, novelist and Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa discusses the relative merits of "high" and "mass" culture in the contemporary world and defends the ideas explored in his recent book "La civilización del espectáculo". [Spanish version added] [more]