Margarita García Robayo

Margarita García Robayo is a Colombian author known for her novels, short stories, and essays. Her works often explore themes of identity, displacement, and the complexities of human relationships.


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  1. 1. Primera Persona

    "Primera Persona" is a collection of autobiographical essays that delve into the author's experiences navigating the complexities of identity, migration, and cultural dislocation. With sharp wit and unflinching honesty, the author reflects on her life growing up in Colombia, her move to Argentina, and the challenges of establishing herself as a writer in a foreign land. The essays explore themes of family, memory, and the search for belonging, offering a poignant and often humorous look at the intersections of personal history and broader socio-cultural dynamics. Through her narrative, the author invites readers to consider the multifaceted nature of selfhood and the universal quest for connection and understanding.

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