Gabriel García Márquez and One Hundred Years of Solitude’ at RWU

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As part of the 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series celebrating the 50th anniversary of Gabriel García Márquez’s “One Hundred Years of Solitude,” a special library exhibition will be open daily during library hours through March 31.


Featured in the exhibition is a facsimile of the author’s original typewritten manuscript, several first editions of the novel published in English translation, as well as correspondence between the author and President Bill Clinton, renowned author Salman Rushdie, and others, and photographs of the author with family and friends, including Fidel Castro and Robert Redford.

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