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Remembering Carlos Fuentes, Mexico's Grand Man of Letters

Clip: Season 2012 | 4m 33s

Carlos Fuentes was a prolific writer -- penning novels, essays, newspaper articles, even an opera. Recognized as one of Latin America's greatest literary figures, Fuentes brought stories from Mexico to the world stage. He died Tuesday at age 83. Ray Suarez and Ilan Stavans of Amherst College discuss the impact of Fuentes' work.

Aired: 05/16/12

Rating: NR

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