Alberto Manguel announced winner of the Formentor de las Letras Prize 2017

We’re overjoyed to share the news that Argentine-Canadian writer Alberto Manguel has won the prestigious Formentor de las Letras Prize 2017, worth €50,000. His illustrious careers spans many years, during which he shared a personal and intellectual relationship with Jorge Luis Borges. The unanimous decision of the judges recognised the importance of Manguel’s work and his passion to support ‘the great universal library’.

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