Gabriel Garcia Marquez Honored in Mexico City Screenings
Gabriel Garcia Marquez Honored in Mexico City Screenings
By Latina Staff | 05/12/2014 - 16:34

Hundreds gathered in Mexico City to page homage to the late Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who passed away on April 17.


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Gabriel Garcia Marquez on his 87th birthday in Mexico City
Nobel Laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez Has Died
By Cristina Arreola | 04/17/2014 - 16:14

Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died.


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Gabriel Garcia Marquez on his 87th birthday in Mexico City
Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez Hospitalized
By Cristina Arreola | 04/03/2014 - 14:29

Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez has been hospitalized in Mexico City for an unknown illness.


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Happy Birthday, Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Happy Birthday Gabriel García Márquez: 5 Things You Didn’t Know
By Sugey Palomares | 03/06/2012 - 13:45

One of the world’s greatest writers, Gabriel García Márquez celebrates his 85th birthday today! For decades, the Colombian Noble Prize-winner has challenged our imaginations with intricate stories layered with motifs about revolution, family, rebellion, and love. Márquez, who is known for countless of bestselling novels including his mammoth classic “One Hundred Years of Solitude” and “Love in The Time of Cholera,” has taught us that our magical journey as readers never ends.

Find out 5 things you didn’t know about him below:


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The Ultimate Latina Toolkit
The Ultimate Latina Toolkit
By Grace Bastidas | 10/10/2011 - 11:18

Want to reconnect with your Latinidad, but not sure where to start? We’ve got you covered. Here’s a list of everything you need to know—history, movies, art, sayings, recipes, etc.—to get back in touch with your Puerto Rican, Mexican, Colombian, what have you side. Consider it a cultural toolkit!

100 Stars You Never Knew Were Latino!

Plan a Movie Marathon


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Colombians
Our Favorite Colombianos!
By Amaris Castillo | 08/26/2011 - 16:27

Colombiana hit theaters over the weekend, but not everyone was necessarily looking forward to it. The film, which stars our September cover girl Zoe Saldana, is about a young Colombian woman who becomes an assassin after witnessing the murder of her parents.


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Gabriel García Márquez Says He Continues to Write
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 04/06/2009 - 16:15

We reported several days ago that key people in Gabriel García Márquez's camp were speculating that the legendary Colombian author would soon retire. Well, we’re relieved to say that García Márquez vehemently denies those rumors.


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Is Gabriel García Márquez Retiring?
By Monica Herrera | 04/02/2009 - 11:01

Just when you thought it was safe to pre-pre-order Gabriel García Márquez's rumored new novel on Amazon.com, now comes word that the legendary Colombian author—who hasn't released a new work since 2004's Memorias de Mis Putas Tristes—may be putting down his pen for good.


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Salma Hayek to Star in Adaptation of Marquez's "Noticia de un Secuestro"
By Mariela Rosario | 03/25/2009 - 11:15


Salma Hayek
is reportedly in talks to star in a big screen adaptation of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's novel Noticia de un Secuestro. Argentinian screenplay writer Aida Bortnick has confirmed that the Mexicana actress is the strongest candidate to star in the adaptation of the Nobel prize winning author's gripping, non-fiction account of the infamous 1990 kidnapping by members of Pablo Escobar's drug cartel of Maruja Pachon de Villamizar, a Colombian journalist married to prominent politician Alberto Villamizar, and his sister, Beatriz.


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