Dr. Pesce is a renowned Peruvian leprologist who takes Ernesto and Alberto under his wing when they visit Lima. He directs a large hospital, whose patients Ernesto and Alberto befriend. He’s very gregarious, hosting dinners to introduce them to the city’s notable doctors. Dr. Pesce is an example of the kind of doctor Ernesto and Alberto would like to be.
Dr. Hugo Pesce Character Timeline in The Motorcycle Diaries
The timeline below shows where the character Dr. Hugo Pesce appears in The Motorcycle Diaries. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
37. La Ciudad De Los Virreyes (The City of the Viceroys)