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Supporting Nelson Aguilera

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Supporting Nelson Aguilera

Photograph of members from the Paraguayan Centre gathered to support Nelson Aguilera, a member of the Centre’s Board, who was accused of plagarism in his novel Karumbita: La patriota (Alfaguara Infantil, 2010) by the writer María Eugenia Garay. Aguilera can be seen standing near the centre of the group, holding the sign. Although an independent panel of writers deemed the novel to contain no plagarism, Aguilera was sentenced to two years and six months in prison in November 2013.

Supporting Nelson Aguilera

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Apoyando a Nelson Aguilera

Fotografía de miembros del Centro Paraguayo reunidos para apoyar a Nelson Aguilera, miembro de la junta del centro, acusado de plagio en su novela Karumbita: La patriota (Alfaguara Infantil, 2010), por la escritora María Eugenia Garay. Aguilera puede verse en el centro del grupo, con un cartel. Aunque un grupo independiente de escritores declaró que no había plagio en la novela, Aguilera fue sentenciado a dos años y seis meses de prisión en noviembre de 2013.

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[2011]

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Paraguayan Centre

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Paraguayan Centre  (PEN Paraguay)

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