Francisco Umbral - chronicler of contemporary Spain

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The article is dedicated to some of the aspects of the life and works of the most prominent spanish journalist and writer Francisco Umbral (1935-2008). Umbral started his professional journalistic career in the 50-s of the last century, but his work became well known Spanish speaking world only after Spain came to democracy. Almost all of the publications of the author have a political satire nature. Umbral has made a considerable contribution into the development of the language of the contemporary Spanish press and literature.

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A O Dolbnia

Russian Peoples Friendship University

Email: sulus2001@
Кафедра теории и истории журналистики; Российский университет дружбы народов; Russian Peoples Friendship University


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