Love in the Time of Cholera - doesn't do the book justice, but.still a fantastic movie
How Gabriel Garcia Marquez spun fantastic fables from South America's turbulent political history
How the revered Colombian author "Gabo" Gabriel Garcia Marquez (1927-2014), spun fantastic fables from S America's turbulent political history. Gabo passed away four years ago aged 87. A giant of Latin American culture credited with popularising magic realism, the man behind One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967) and Love in the Time of Cholera (1985) is celebrated in today's Google Doodle.
Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, seen reading one of his books in is suffering from dementia, something that has previously plagued his family, according to the author's younger brother.