Borges

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Street performers dressed as early 20th-century immigrants rest on the Plaza Dorrego in Buenos Aires. Noted Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges wrote often about people on the margins -- thugs, knife fighters, prostitutes and scoundrels. The magic realist author influenced the work of many of the western hemisphere's greatest writers.<br />
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(Kevin Moloney for the New York Times)
Street performers dressed as early 20th-century immigrants rest on the Plaza Dorrego in Buenos Aires. Noted Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges wrote often about people on the margins -- thugs, knife fighters, prostitutes and scoundrels. The magic realist author influenced the work of many of the western hemisphere's greatest writers.

(Kevin Moloney for the New York Times)

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