Fernando Aramburu

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Fernando Aramburu

Fernando Aramburu (San Sebastián, 1959 - ) is a Spanish writer.

He graduated in Spanish Philology and has been living and working as a lecturer in Spanish language in Germany since 1985. His 2006 novel Fuegos con limon described his youthful experiences in Grupo CLOC.[1] He won the Premio Tusquets de Novela in 2011 for his novel Años lentos, and the Premio Biblioteca Breve in 2015 for Ávidas pretensiones.[2]

Works[edit]

  • Fuegos con limón (Fires with Lemon) (won the Ramón Gómez de le Serna prize in 1997)
  • Los ojos vacíos (Empty Eyes) (Euskadi Prize in 2001)
  • El Trompetista del Utopia (The Trompetist of Utopia) (made into a film called Under the Stars )
  • Bambi sin sombra (Shadowless Bambi)
  • El artista y su cadaver (The Artist and his Corpse) (short prose writings)
  • Vida de un piojo llamado Matías (Life of a louse called Matias) (children's book)
  • No ser no duele (Not being does not hurt) (short stories)
  • Los peces de la amargura (The Fish of Bitterness) (short stories; won the Mario Varga Llosa NH prize in 2006)
  • Ávidas pretensiones (2014)
  • Patria (Homeland) (2016)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Senabre, Ricardo (20 December 1996). "Fuegos con limón: Fernando Aramburu". ABC Cultural (in Spanish). Retrieved 5 September 2018.
  2. ^ "Fernando Aramburu gana el Biblioteca Breve con 'Ávidas pretensiones'" [Fernando Aramburu Wins the Biblioteca Breve with 'Ávidas pretensiones']. La Vanguardia (in Spanish). Barcelona. 10 February 2014. Retrieved 5 September 2018.

Sources[edit]

  • (eus) Arinas, Txema (Berria 10/11/2016), 'Eppur si muove' Retrieved 25/08/2018.
  • (es) Zaldua, Iban (https://vientosur.info/ 22 march 2017), «La literatura, ¿sirve para algo? Una crítica de Patria, de Fernando Aramburu». Retrieved 25/08/2018.
  • Bedside stories No. 8. - NH Hoteles