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Gonçalo M Tavares


Portugal

Gonçalo M. Tavares is one of Portugal's leading contemporary writers.

Hailed by critics as the "greatest revelation in Portuguese literature in recent years", he has won several important literary awards, including the Gulbenkian & Expresso Prize for Best New Author, the Association of Portuguese Authors Prize for Poetry, the BCP Readers Circle Award and the Portugal Telecom 2007 prize for his novel Jerusalem.