Terenci Moix





Terenci Moix

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born
in Barcelona, Spain
January 05, 1942

died
April 02, 2003

gender
male


About this author

Terenci Moix (real name Ramón Moix) (Barcelona, 5 January 1942 - Barcelona, 2 April de 2003) was a Spanish Catalan writer who wrote in Spanish and in Catalan.

He had a self-taught and anarchist education. His first work was published in 1968. La torre de los vicios capitales. His works criticised the values of his time, specially during Francisco Franco's period. He wrote in several newspapers: Tele-Exprés, Tele-Estel, El Correo Catalán, Destino, Nuevos Fotogramas, Serra d'Or and El País. He was a declared homosexual and participated in lots of TV gathering. He died of lung emphysema due to his addiction to tobacco.

Novels
* La torre de los vicios capitales
* El día que murió Marilyn
* Olas sobre una roca desierta
* Mundo macho
* La caiguda d...more


Average rating: 3.49 · 594 ratings · 17 reviews · 40 distinct works · Similar authors
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Garras de Astracán
3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 46 ratings — published 1991 — 3 editions
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El amargo don de la belleza
3.33 of 5 stars 3.33 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1996 — 6 editions
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El sueño de Alejandría
3.28 of 5 stars 3.28 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 2001 — 5 editions
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Mujercisimas
3.34 of 5 stars 3.34 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1995 — 5 editions
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La herida de la Esfinge
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Chulas y famosas
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