Navigation
Sunday
Jun102012

1990

Paradise

By Elena Castedo

Original and Current Publisher: Grove Press

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: Charles Johnson for Middle Passage

Fiction Judges That Year: William Gass, Phillip Lopate, Terry McMillan, Paul West

The Year in Literature:

  • The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love by Oscar Hijuelos won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
  • Octavio Paz won the Nobel Prize for literature.

More Information:

  • Castedo was born in Spain and was a refugee from the Spanish Civil War in France, then in Chile.
  • Castedo was already a grandmother by the time her first novel, Paradise, was published.

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

EmailEmail Article to Friend

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
All HTML will be escaped. Hyperlinks will be created for URLs automatically.
« 1990 | Main | 1990 »