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Carlos Monsiváis
Birth: May 4, 1938
Mexico City
Cuauhtémoc Borough
Distrito Federal, Mexico
Death: Jun. 19, 2010
Mexico City
Cuauhtémoc Borough
Distrito Federal, Mexico

Author. Considered one of the most important contemporary Mexican writers, he published more than 50 works, among them: "Días de guardar" (1970), "Amor perdido" (1976), "Cultura urbana y creación intelectual. El caso mexicano" (1981), "Los rituales del caos" (1995), "Recetario del cine mexicano" (1996), "Historias para temblar: 19 de septiembre de 1985" (1988), "Aires de familia: cultura y sociedad en América Latina" (2000) and "Yo te bendigo, vida" (2002). He was awarded to: National prize of Sciences and Arts in the area of Linguistics and Literature by the government of Mexico (2005) and Gold medal of Fine Arts (2008). Emeritus Doctorates were granted to him by the Universities of Sinaloa (1978), Metropolitan University of México (1995), Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla (2000), Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo (2004), Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Perú (2005), University of Arizona (2006), Universidad Veracruzana (2007), Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (2008), and the Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí (2009). He was also declared Honorary Master by Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México (1980). He was a tireless fighter in defense of the rights of the sexual and cultural minorities.  (bio by: Errete) 
 
Burial:
Museo del Estanquillo
Mexico City
Cuauhtémoc Borough
Distrito Federal, Mexico
Plot: CREMATED, ashes deposited in this place.
 
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Originally Created by: Errete
Record added: Jun 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53872703
Carlos Monsiváis
Added by: Errete
 
Carlos Monsiváis
Added by: Errete
 
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