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Alejo Carpentier (1904–1980)

Alejo Carpentier was born on December 26, 1904 in Lausanne, Switzerland as Alejo Carpentier y Valmont. He was a writer, known for The Recourse to the Method (1978), Barroco (1989) and Le siècle des lumières (1993). He was married to Lilia Esteban Hierro. He died on April 25, 1980 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 75) in Paris, France

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Barroco Writer


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 1993 Le siècle des lumières (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1989 Barroco (novel "Concierto Barroco")
 1982 Concierto barroco (TV Movie) (novella)
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 2002 Cortázar: Apuntes para un documental (Documentary)
 1979 Apostrophes (TV Series)
- Amériques Amériques (1979) ... Self
 1979 Ciné regards (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 4 March 1979 (1979) ... Self

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