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Jorge Franco Wins Alfaguara Novel Prize

Posted at 8:27AM Tuesday 25 Mar 2014

Colombian author Jorge Franco was named Thursday as winner of Spain's Alfaguara Novel Prize for "El mundo de afuera," which is loosely based on a kidnapping that rocked Medellin – the Andean nation's second city – in 1971.

laht.com (via Literary Saloon)




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