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Julio Llamazares

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Julio Llamazares

Julio Llamazares was born in the now-vanished town of Vegémian, León, in 1955 (the town is now under a reservoir). He graduated in law, but abandoned his practice to work in Madrid as a journalist in newspapers, radio, and television. He is one of Europe's most celebrated writers. He has written novels, poetry, and several travel books and is a regular contributor to El Pais.

 

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Articles by Julio Llamazares

A Thousand
By Juliet Grames
We exist on innumerable photographs. Whoever you are you exist. In a country landscape there is no place for sublime pleasures of the soul. Whoever’s tired of the city this, or some other, can go…
Translated from Polish by Julio Llamazares
from “Scenes from the Silent Movies”
By Julio Llamazares
Balancing the World on His Chin The posters advertising movies or dances were not the only ones that occasionally clamored for our attention from Olleros’ walls and tree trunks. Sometimes, too,…
Translated from Spanish by Margaret Jull Costa
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