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Katherine Singer Kovacs

Katherine Singer Kovacs (1946-1989) was a professor of literature and film studies and editor of The Quarterly Review of Film and Video. She published extensively on French and Spanish literature, as well as Spanish-language film.

An annual prize is offered in her name for outstanding books in the field of Latin American and Spanish literatures and cultures.

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To those who are familiar with his writings, Borges’s transformation into a public personality is of supreme irony.

Katherine Singer Kovacs