Literature | British novelist Martin Amis dies



British novelist Martin Amis (SwanseaAnd UK, 1949), is considered One of the most influential writers in the English language, He passed away at the age of 73, as also explained by his wife Writer Isabel Fonsecafor the American newspaper New York times. The writer has b esophageal cancer He was at his home in Lake Worth, Florida (United States).

The writer died a few hours after the director showed the film “The Zone of Interest” at the Cannes Film Festival. Jonathan Glazer A film adaptation of his homonymous book (Area of ​​Interest) published in 2014.

Martin Amis, son of famed writer Kingsley Amis, became famous in the 1970s as part of an illustrious generation.

His debut “El libro de Raquel”, at only 33 years old, was the first in a long list of literary successes, including such titles as “Dinero” (1984), “Niños muertos” (1975), “Information” (1995), or “The Fearsome Cuba,” among others.

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In addition to being a novelist, Amis wrote many literary essays, which always aroused controversy among his readers. His most recent book was Desde dentro, published in 2021, a novel in which he uses his life as fictional material.

‘from the inside’, He reckons with his past, prof CV experience With a story more valuable and generous in vitality and also more accomplished in the purely literary. His mastery of a rich and varied prose increased and allowed him to work freely and unprofessionally in the juxtaposition of musical genres and in the beautiful contamination of them.



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