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Eduardo Galeano

Eduardo Galeano

Eduardo Galeano is one of Latin America’s most distinguished writers. He is the author of "Open Veins of Latin America,"  "the Memory of Fire Trilogy," "Mirrors: Stories of Almost Everyone," and many other works. His "Children of the Days: A Calendar of Human History" (Nation Books) is now out. He is the recipient of many international prizes, including the first Lannan Prize for Cultural Freedom, the American Book Award, and the Casa de las Américas Prize.

Articles by this author

 

A Visit to Heaven and Hell

Paying no fare, they travel without passports and without forms for customs or immigration. Birds are the only free beings in this world inhabited by prisoners.

Eduardo Galeano ·


A World of Violence

On Women Who Refused to Live in Silence and Be Consigned to Oblivion

Eduardo Galeano ·



The World Cup and the Corporatization of Soccer

Choreographed war and other aspects of the world’s greatest game

Eduardo Galeano ·


Iraq Invades the United States

And Other Headlines from an Upside Down History of the U.S. Military and the World

Eduardo Galeano ·


The Life and Death of Words, People, and Even Nature

From Walking Libraries and a God Named “Word” to What Sherlock Holmes Never Said

Eduardo Galeano ·

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