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Jose DONOSO Edit Profile

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Jose DONOSO, Chilean writer. Award (for Casa de Campo) 1979.

Background

DONOSO, Jose was born on October 5, 1924. Son of Jose and Alicia Donoso.

Education

The Grange School, Santiago, Instituto Pedagogico (University de Chile), and Princeton University, United States of America.

Career

Worked as shepherd in Patagonia before going to university. Later lived in Buenos Aires. Doherty Foundation Scholarship to Princeton University.

Professor, of English Conversation, University Catolica de Chile 1952, later teacher of Techniques of Expression, School of Journalism, University de Chile. Journalist on Revista Ercilla, Santiago 1959-1964. Visiting lecturer, Writers’ Workshop, English Department, University of Iowa 1966-1967.

Premio Municipal de Santiago 1955. ChileItalia; Fellow.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Film-making.

Connections

Married Maria P. Serrano in 1961.

father:
Jose

mother:
Alicia Donoso

spouse:
Maria P. Serrano