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Luis Aguilar Monsalve

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Occupation  Writer and professor
Role  Writer
Name  Luis Aguilar-Monsalve
Citizenship  Ecuador
Nationality  Ecuador

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Born  Luis Antonio Aguilar Monsalve 7 October 1942 (age 73) Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador (1942-10-07)
Alma mater  University of California, Los Angeles Claremont Graduate University Loyola Marymount University
Notable awards  The Daryl R. Karns Award for Scholarly and Creative Activity (2013) winner
Education  Loyola Marymount University, University of California, Los Angeles, Claremont Graduate University
Literary movement  Postmodern literature, Latin American literature

Luis Aguilar-Monsalve (born Cuenca, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorian writer, critic, and professor emeritus at Hanover College.



Aguilar Monsalve received a BA from Loyola Marymount University, an MA from Claremont Graduate University, and an MA and PhD degrees from the University of California, Los Angeles. He was professor of Latin American literature and cultures at the Hanover College since 2006 to 2016. From 2001 to 2006, he was visiting assistant professor and writer-in-residence at Wabash College; from 1995 to 2001 he was Professor of Latin American Literature at Universidad San Francisco de Quito.

Literary work

Luis Aguilar Monsalve has published nine books of short-stories since 1992. In addition, he has published one novel with Editorial Verbu.

Selected works

Luis Aguilar Monsalve is included in the following anthologies:

  • Literatura del Ecuador (cuatrocientos años) crítica y selecciones (2001)
  • El cuento ecuatoriano 1970-2010 (2012)
  • Narrativa de Azuay y Cañar (2012)
  • Antología básica e historia del cuento ecuatoriano (2016)
  • Cuentos migrantes (2017)
  • References

    Luis Aguilar-Monsalve Wikipedia

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