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writer and bibliophile

Alberto Manguel

Alberto Manguel is a writer, essayist and journalist. He speaks many languages and lived in Argentina, Israel, Italy, England, Canada, Tahiti and France. Manguel is translator and editor, and the author of works such as A History of Reading (1996), Reading Pictures (2000), Into the Looking-Glass Wood. Essays on Words and the World (1998) and Todos los hombres son mentirosos (‘All men are liars’, 2008).

Published in

Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 37

Brieven
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 26

Kosmopolitisme
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 25

Het menselijk tekort
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 23

De macht van het verleden

Speaker at

Conference

Part III. The Anatomy of Loss

The Quest for Life

2 November 2003 9.20 - 22.00 Tilburg University

Conference

Part I. Love and Death

The Quest for Life

4 February 2001 9.30 - 20.00 Tilburg University

Conference

Nexus Conference 1999

No Place for Cosmopolitans?

8 October 1999 9.35 - 21.45 Tilburg University