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novel, essay, poetry
country of citizenship: Colombia
language of expression: Spanish
educated at: University of Santiago de Cali
award received: Rómulo Gallegos Prize, Casa de las Américas Prize, Premio Nacional de Poesía
William Ospina (2 March 1954) is a Colombian poet, essayist and novelist. He was born in Herveo, Tolima. He won the Romulo Gallegos Prize for his novel El país de la canela, part of a trilogy about the invasion and conquest of South America.
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