José Emilio Pacheco
José Emilio Pacheco Berny in 2009
José Emilio Pacheco Berny
June 30, 1939
Mexico City, Mexico
|Died||January 26, 2014 (aged 74)|
Mexico City, Mexico
|Alma mater||National Autonomous University of Mexico|
José Emilio Pacheco Berny
He taught at UNAM, as well as the University of Maryland, College Park, the University of Essex, and many others in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
He died aged 74 in 2014 after suffering a cardiac arrest.
He was awarded the following prizes: Premio Cervantes 2009, Reina Sofía Award (2009), Federico García Lorca Award (2005), Octavio Paz Award (2003), Pablo Neruda Award (2004), Ramón López Velarde Award (2003), Alfonso Reyes International Prize (2004), José Fuentes Mares National Prize for Literature (2000), National José Asunción Silva Poetry Award (1996), and Xavier Villaurrutia Prize. In 2013 he was awarded the Golden Wreath of the Struga Poetry Evenings festival in Struga, Macedonia.He was elected by unanimous acclaim to the Mexican Academy ( Academia Mexicana de la Lengua ) on March 28, 2006. He was a member of The National College ( El Colegio Nacional ) since 1986.
Novel and short stories
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