Antonio Saborit

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Antonio Saborit is the new director of the National Museum of Anthropology at the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) of Mexico. A researcher at the Directorate for Historical Studies, he holds an undergraduate degree in modern languages, a master's degree in history from the School of Philosophy and Letters at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), and a doctorate in history and ethnohistory from the National School of Anthropology and History (ENAH). He has studied film at UNAM's University Cultural Center for Cinematographic Studies. Since 1995, he has participated in the initiative "Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage" at the University of Houston. Author of numerous distinguished works on anthropology and history, he has also translated many works of world literature into Spanish.