Mario Vargas Llosa (born in 1937) novels include La ciudad y los perros/The Time of the Hero in 1963 and La guerra del fin del mundo/The War at the End of the World in 1982.
Vargas Llosa began as a communist and turned to the political right. He has been criticized for being out of touch with Peru's large Quechua Indian community. As a writer he belongs to the magic realist school. La tta Julia el escribidor/Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter in 1977 is a humorously autobiographical novel.
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Mario Vargas Llosa is a Peruvian novelist-and conservative politician, unsuccessful presidential candidate 1990.