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Carlos Monsivais

Carlos Monsivais was one of the most important contemporary Mexican writers. His critical capacity, intellectual stature, and stylistic peculiarity made him one of the most recognizable voices on the Hispanic cultural panorama. In the same sense, his omnipresence in different mediums (magazines, round table, radio and television programs, newspapers, conferences, museums, movies, anthologies, prologues, etc.) made him a celebrity and one of the most fundamental citizens of Mexico City.