Mr Ramirez lives in a home for the aged. Larry, a drop-out from the middle-class academic world Mr Ramirez once inhabited, pushes him in his wheelchair through the streets of Greenwich Village. Each of them wonders if he can avoid the other's lies. By the author of "Kiss of the Spiderwoman".
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Mauel Puig was born in 1932 in a small town in the Argentinian pampas. He studied philosophy at the University of Buenos Aires, and in 1956 won a scholarship from the Italian Institute in Buenos Aires and chose to pursue studies in film direction at the Cinecitta in Rome. There he worked in films until 1962, where he began to write his first novel. Exiled from Argentina, he settled in New York City in 1963. Puig's novels - Betrayed by Rita Hayworth, Heartbreak Tango, The Buenos Aires Affair, Kiss of the Spider Woman, and Eternal Curse on the Reader of These Pages- have been translated into fourteen languages and secured his international reputation. He died in July 1990.
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