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In this Oct. 13, 2008 file photo, Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, left, speaks to Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes, second right, as Spain's King Juan Carlos, second left, and Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, right, look on, after the Don Quijote de la Mancha international prize ceremony in Toledo, Spain. Fuentes, Mexico's most celebrated novelist and among Latin America's most prominent authors, died on May 15, 2012.
In this March 24, 2009 file photo, Spain's Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero honors Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes during the Gran Cruz Isabel La Catolica medal ceremony, one of the most important distinctions given by the Spanish government to foreign personalities, at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid, Spain. Fuentes, Mexico's most celebrated novelist and among Latin America's most prominent authors, died on May 15, 2012.
Mexican author Carlos Fuentes poses for a photo after a press conference in Mexico City, Monday March 12, 2012. Fuentes is a member of the jury for the literary award "Formentor de las Letras 2012," won this year by Spain's writer Juan Goytisolo.
Mexican author Carlos Fuentes arrives for a press conference in Mexico City, Monday March 12, 2012. Fuentes is a member of the jury for the literary award "Formentor de las Letras 2012," won this year by Spain's writer Juan Goytisolo.
Mexican author Carlos Fuentes, center, stands as he waits for the stage to clear for a photo opportunity during a press conference in Mexico City, Monday, March 12, 2012. Fuentes is a member of the jury for the literary award "Formentor de las Letras 2012," won this year by Spain's writer Juan Goytisolo.
Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes greets the audience during a conference of Peru's Nobel Literature Prize laureate Mario Vargas Llosa in Mexico City, Thursday, March 3, 2011.In this Thursday, March 3, 2011.file photo, Mexican author Carlos Fuentes greets the audience during a conference of Peru's Nobel Literature Prize laureate Mario Vargas Llosa in Mexico City. Fuentes, Mexico's most celebrated novelist and among Latin America's most prominent authors, died on May 15, 2012.

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Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes, third from right, attends a round table discussion on his work at the UNAM national university in Mexico City, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2008. The table discussion was held as part of the activities to mark Fuentes' 80th birthday. Guests from right to left; Jose Narro, dean of the UNAM national university, Tomas Eloy Martinez, Nelida Pinon, Nadine Gordimer, Sergio Ramirez, Juan Goyistolo and and Sealtiel Alatriste.
Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes, left, is surprised to see an old edition of his novel "Aura", shown by professor and historian Fernando Pico, of the University of Puerto Rico in San Juan, Friday, March 26, 2010. One of Latin America's most prominent contemporary writers accepted an honorary doctorate in the island whose government recently banned his novel "Aura" from public high schools.
From left, Spain's Queen Sofia, Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Spain's King Juan Carlos, and Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes, seen after the Don Quijote de la Mancha international prize ceremony in Toledo, Spain, Monday, Oct. 13, 2008.
In this photo released by the Italian Presidency Press Office, President Giorgio Napolitano, left, greets Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes at the 40th anniversary celebrations of the ILA Istituto Latino Americano (Latin American Institute) in Rome, Monday Dec. 11, 2006.