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ASA College/English Comp 2 Prof E Ressler RESEARCH ACTIVITY #1 Your first paper will place your author and their writing in a cultural context. In other words, you will come up with a theory about your author and their literary career. By Week 3 be prepared to share your choice of author and submit this worksheet to be graded as a quiz. Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez Why have you selected your author? Gabriel Marquez was one of the best writers during the twenty century. Through his books there are many factual elements of Colombia and Latin America history. His work is very descriptive and his style very unique. The story told by Garcia Marquez have a realistic context with magical elements. He is known as one the representative of Magic Realism literary style in Latin America. What prior knowledge do you have about this author? I read a couple books that he wrote: No one writes to the Colonel and Leaf Storm. Also, he is very popular and always mentioned in my country Colombia.

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