The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Gabriel García Márquez

Gabriel García Márquez was born in Aracataca, Columbia, in 1928. He attended the University of Bogotá and later worked as a reporter for the Colombian newspaper El Espectador and as a foreign correspondent in Rome, Paris, Barcelona, Caracas, and New York City. He is the author of many books, including No One Writes to the Colonel and Other Stories, One Hundred Years of Solitude, The Autumn of the Patriarch, Innocent Erendira and Other Stories, In Evil Hour, Leaf Storm and Other Stories, Chronicle of a Death Foretold, Love in the Time of Cholera, The General in His Labyrinth, Strange Pilgrims, Of Love and Other Demons, and News of a Kidnapping. Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1982, he lives in Mexico City.

Stories by Gabriel García Márquez published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
  Vivir Para Contarlo / Living to Tell the Tale, Vol. 2, No. 3