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Carlos Fuentes, Mexican Man of Letters, Dies at 83

NY Times - Carlos Fuentes, Mexico’s elegant public intellectual and grand man of letters, whose panoramic novels captured the complicated essence of his country’s history for readers around the world, died on Tuesday in Mexico City. He was 83.  Read more.

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