Miguel Ángel Asturias

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Nobel prize medal.svg Miguel Ángel Asturias
BornMiguel Ángel Asturias Rosales
19 October 1899(1899-10-19)
Guatemala Ceety, Guatemala
Dee'd9 Juin 1974(1974-06-09) (aged 74)
Madrid, Spain
GenreSurrealism, dictator novelle
Notable warksEl Señor Presidente, Men o Maize
Notable awairdsNobel Prize in Leeteratur

Miguel Ángel Asturias Rosales (October 19, 1899 – Juin 9, 1974) wis a Nobel Prize-winnin Guatemalan poet-diplomat, novelist, playwricht an jurnalist. Asturias helped establish Laitin American leeteratur's contreibution tae mainstream Wastren cultur, an at the same time drew attention tae the importance o indigenous culturs, especially thir o his native Guatemala.