Miguel Angel Asturias was born in 1899 in Guatemala and received the Nobel Prize for 
Literature in 1967. Asturias wrote his novel  "The President" which slashed at the social
evil and malignant corruption to which an insensitive dictator dooms his people.
Asturias warns us, there is only one hope for salvation: universal love.

                                                        --- From "Nobel Lectures," Litereature 1901-167
Guatemala de Asturias:  a tribute...
Latest Stories