Maria Kodama passed away at the age of 86

According to La Nación, María Kodama spent the last few hours in the city of Vicente López, due to a breast cancer.

In addition to being a writer, translator and professor of Argentine literature, mary kodama she recounted anecdotes from her personal life and that of her husband, which moved, surprised and provoked the spontaneous applause of the audience that was passionate about the atmosphere created.

Maria Kodama.

From La Nación they also reported that the widow of the author of “El Aleph” and Funes, the memorable one” among others, In 1988 he created the Jorge Luis Borges Foundation -two years after his death-, in which the writer’s library, the first editions of his books and some manuscripts are exhibited, as well as his canes and other valuables. He was in charge of it until today.

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One of the last appearances of María Kodama in public.

One of the last appearances of María Kodama in public

In April 2022, the Borges Cultural Center reopened its doors in pacific gallerieswith more than a dozen multidisciplinary proposals for art, music, literature, and more. After 26 years of private management of the Fundación de las Artes and almost three years of closure due to the health crisis, the CCB passed into the hands of the Ministry of Culture of the Nation.

Of course, for that special moment, he was present Maria Kodama.

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