Camilo Jose Cela Born on This Date

Spanish writer and Nobel laureate Camilo Jose Cela was born on this date in 1916. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for his “rich and intensive prose, which with restrained compassion forms a challenging vision of man’s vulnerability.” His best known work, La Colmena, or The Hive, features more than 300 characters.

Camilo Jose Cela

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