Vicente Leñero (1933-2014) was a Mexican novelist, journalist, and playwright. He has written numerous books, stories, and plays, including a theatrical adaptation of Oscar Lewis's The Children of Sanchez. He was awarded the Premio Xavier Villaurrutia in 2001, and the following year he received the Premio Nacional de Ciencias y Artes de México (National Prize of Arts and Sciences) for literature and linguistics.
Romulo Gallegos Venezuelan novelist and politician. It has been considered as the most important Venezuelan novelist of the twentieth century, and one of the greatest American writers of all time. August 2, 1884 - Caracas, April 5, 1969.
Fue en 1983 que se dio la última visita de Cortázar, ya enfermo, a Argentina. En aquel último viaje, como ahora, lo homenajearon y lo siguen homenajeando sus lectores, que lo siguen sintiendo próximo, cercano, "Del lado de Acá". Archivo / EL UNIVERSAL