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Questions tagged [javier-marias]

Questions about the works of the Spanish novelist, translator and columnist Javier Marías (born 1951) or his life as a writer. Use with the tag [spanish-literature].

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What is the Alberto Moravia Prize?

The bios of two authors, Javier Marías and Anita Desai, often state that they were awarded the Alberto Moravia Prize in 2000. Here for instance is a Marías bio from Google Books: Javier Marías is an ...
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Meaning of 'white mask on my otherwise tan face'

I nearly always saw them at the beach, where it’s difficult to get a good look at anyone. Particularly so in my case, because I’m nearsighted and would rather see everything through a haze than return ...
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