Roberto Brodsky

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Roberto Brodsky Baudet (b. 1957, Santiago, Chile[1]) is a Chilean novelist and screenwriter. He has written four novels, several film and theater scripts, and over 250 articles published in national newspapers and magazines.[2] Baudet was awarded the 2007 Jaén Prize for Best Novel and the 2009 Martin Nuez Award, both for his 2008 novel Bosque Quemado (Burnt Forest).[3][4] He lives in Washington, D.C. and he lives with his wife and family. He is Adjunct Professor at the Center for Latin American Studies in Georgetown University.[2]

Novels[edit]

  • 2008 – Bosque quemado (Burnt Forest), Premio Jaén - España
  • 2004 – El arte de callar (The Art of Silence)
  • 2001 – Los últimos días de la historia (The Last Days of History)
  • 1999 – El peor de los héroes (The Worst of Heroes)

Short stories[edit]

  • "El crimen de escribir" (The Crime of Writing)
  • "Con Pasión" (With passion)

Filmography - scripts[edit]

  • 2010 – Mi vida con Carlos (My Life with Carlos) - documentary
  • 2007 – El brindis (The Toast)
  • 2005 – Divina Day
  • 2004 – Machuca, co-script writer

Theater - scripts[edit]

  • 1986 – La pieza que falta (The Missing Piece), co-author
  • 1983 – Homenaje al surrealismo (Hommage to Surrealism)
  • 1980 – Lily, yo te quiero (Lily, I love you), co-author

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Roberto Brodsky". The International Literary Quarterly. Retrieved 2011-05-06. 
  2. ^ a b "Roberto F Brodsky". Georgetown University. Retrieved 2011-05-06. 
  3. ^ "Roberto Brodsky recibe el Premio Literario Jaén de novela 2007". Ideal (in Spanish). Retrieved 2011-05-06. 
  4. ^ "Roberto Brodsky recibe Premio Nuez Martín 2009". Entretencion (in Spanish). Retrieved 2011-05-06.