Upcoming event at the Cervantes Institute:
Lecture: “The Magic Realism of Gabriel García Márquez and One Hundred Years of Solitude”
Pedro Sorela belongs to a family of travelers, including a grandfather who led one of the last Spanish expeditions to explore Africa. Sorela possess a wanderlust spirit too, having lived in countries all over the world. He is the author of Aire de Mar en Gádor, Viajes de Niebla, Trampas para Estrellas, and Cuentos Invisibles, all of which have been published by Alfaguara. Sorela has also directed his own plays and he has published numerous essays, experimental journalism (Pasos por la Acera Sombra) and children books (Yo Soy Mayor Que Mi Padre). Sorela teaches writing at Madrid University where he is presently doing a doctorate on the frontiers on writing.