University of Pittsburgh

1913

Biography

Borges passes entrance exams to enter the Colegio Nacional Manuel Belgrano in Buenos Aires in March 1913, where he studied for a year before the family left for Europe. Publishes his first story, "El rey de la selva," in the magazine of the Colegio under the pseudonym "Nemo."

Locations

The family returns to Calle Serrano 2147, CABA.

Historical Context

The newspaper Crítica is founded.

Periodical Publication

  • El rey de la selva. [In magazine of the Colegio Nacional Buenos Aires. Reproduced in Alejandro Vaccaro's Georgie.]