En un ambiente cargado de muerte y decepción, Fernando desahoga su ira lanzando El desbarrancadero al que alude el título aparece como el destino que el autor Algunos de estos libros han sido traducidos a una veintena de idiomas. Notable works, El desbarrancadero, La Virgen de los sicarios. Fernando Vallejo Rendón (born in Medellín, Colombia) is a novelist, filmmaker and . Print/ export. Create a book · Download as PDF · Printable version. El Desbarrancadero by Fernando Vallejo, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Vallejo then returned to Colombia with the project of filmmaking.

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Book ratings by Goodreads. Retrieved 4 December El desbarrancadero, La Virgen de los sicarios. Boydell and Brewer,pp.

We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Despite time spent in other locales, mainly Europe and the United States, most of his novels take place in Colombia.


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Views Read Edit View history. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Yet after difficulties with the Colombian Government in producing and, after he produced it, in presenting his first film it was censoredhe decided to leave his country.

He is known as an animal rights defender and vegan[3] and because of his antinatalist views, he has no children. He obtained Mexican nationality in We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. In AprilVallejo obtained Mexican citizenship and published a letter in which he publicly renounced his Colombian nationality.

In Mexico he produced and distributed three films about the violence in Colombia.

La Muerte Deaththe character around whom the narrative ultimately revolves, appears throughout, touching different members of Vallejo’s family and finally becoming his worst enemy. This page valejo last edited on 4 Decemberat His best-known novel, La virgen de los sicarioshas been translated into English as Our Lady of the Assassins. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Vallejo indulges in digressions into past memories that they both share, which include endless adolescent partying and homosexual love affairs.


InColombian filmmaker Luis Ospina made a feature-length documentary about him: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Looking for beautiful books? Description Fernando returns home after a prolonged absence to attend to his most beloved brother, Dario, an AIDS patient whose health desbarrancadero slowly vesbarrancadero owing to his alcohol and marijuana use. Incessant Portrait of Fernando Vallejo”. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Retrieved from ” https: Archived from the original on By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Spectres of La Violencia Woodbridge: His books are written in first person, in an autobiographical style, although he manipulates the conventions of autobiography such that the line between autobiography and fiction becomes significantly blurred.