Cosmopolitan readings: Death in the Andes

Realizing the need to take a closer look at societies around the world that are too often overlooked by the mainstream media, we are reading the literature of countries around the world to gain a better understanding of their history, societies, ways of thinking, and political changes, as well as the struggles of people hoping to gain more rights and freedom.
Corporal Lituma has been transferred as punishment to the tiny Andean community of Naccos, where almost everyone besides him, is there as builders. Three men from the village disappear and Lituma has to investigate, Was it the terrucos of the Maoist Shining Path or something even more terrible that caused these vanishing?
Mario Vargas Llosa is a Peruvian writer, journalist, essayist, college professor, and former politician. Vargas Llosa is one of Latin America's most significant novelists and essayists.
It's not strictly requested to read the book, but it's preferred to be able to fully join the discussion. The discussion will be in English.
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Thursday, 28 October, 2021 - 19:00 to 21:00