After studying in Munich, Carlos Widmann (b. 1938 and raised in Buenos Aires) became editor of the Süddeutsche Zeitung, where he was a foreign correspondent based in Rio de Janeiro, New Delhi, Rome and Washington from 1965 to 1991. From 1991 onwards he worked as a correspondent for Der Spiegel — first in Washington and later in Paris. Carlos Widmann is currently a freelance journalist living in Paris and Umbria.
- Das letzte Buch über Fidel Castro
[The final book on Fidel Castro]
Carl Hanser Verlag, Munich 2012.