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The Future of Colombia

Gabriel García Márquez

Translated by Nick Caistor

‘With the hindsight of six years, it is clear that Colombia missed the opportunity to spare itself many of the horrors now afflicting it.’

Gabriel García Márquez

Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist.

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Translated by Nick Caistor

Nick Caistor is the editor and translator of The Faber Book of Contemporary Latin American Short Stories and has translated more than forty books from the Portuguese and Spanish. He is a three-time winner of the Valle-Inclán translation prize.

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