Galo René Pérez Galo René Pérez (Quito, April 3, 1923 – June 18, 2008) was an Ecuadorian writer, poet, literary critic, biographer, and college professor. Pictures Argentine novelist Ernesto Sabato (Left) giving a conference entitled “The writer and the contemporary crisis” in Quito, Ecuador, 1975, with Ecuadorian writer Galo René Pérez (Right). Ecuadorian writers César Dávila Andrade, Alejandro Carrión, Jorge Carrera Andrade and Galo René Pérez. Ecuadorian novelist Raúl Pérez Torres and Galo René Pérez, 1970. Ecuadorian poet Jorge Carrera Andrade and Galo René Pérez Uruguayan writer Ángel Rama with Galo René Pérez.