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The Nobel Prize in Literature 2010
Mario Vargas Llosa

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Mario Vargas Llosa - Facts

Mario Vargas Llosa

Mario Vargas Llosa

Born: 28 March 1936, Arequipa, Peru

Prize motivation: "for his cartography of structures of power and his trenchant images of the individual's resistance, revolt, and defeat"

Field: prose

Prize share: 1/1

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