Mexican Literature: Roots of an Emerging Population
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Mexico has a rich literary heritage, with roots over the centuries from the Aztec and Mayan civilizations. Colorful history, political upheaval, and dramatic events of Mexico have also played a major role in the content and context covered by Mexican writers. Mexico has produced a number of authors who have garnered a number of literary accolades, including one Nobel Prize in Literature. This talk will discuss some of the works of these famous authors and the contributions they have made to modern literature.