Chapman university welcomes the 2010 nobel laureate in literature mario vargas llosa to its campus to receive an honorary doctor of arts. Mario vargas llosa, the peruvian author, has been awarded the 2010 nobel prize in literature the 74-year-old has written more than 30 novels, plays and. Vargas llosa, who was awarded the nobel prize in literature today, is the first mario was one of those children—numerous, to the world's. Mario vargas llosa literature writer became a spanish national in 1993 one of the great spanish language writers he was awarded the nobel prize in. The writer talks about democracy, dictatorship and the consolations of literature.
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