Hay competition, the British Council and Conaculta have joined forces to deliver twenty younger writers lower than the age of 40 to a global readership. those intriguing new voices come jointly in an anthology of brief items, giving a glimpse of Mexico's notable literary culture.
Following within the footsteps of the likes of Octavio Paz and Carlos Fuentes, the writers trap an period of transferring obstacles and turning out to be violence, the place the country's swift modernization is frequently felt to be on the fee of its inventive historical past. damaged households, a guy in a birdcage, a lone swimmer - all tales betray a quest for the self whilst the sensation of loss pervades. Pushkin Press is proud to offer those vivid and relocating narratives:
Contributors: DBC Pierre, Cristina Riverza Garza, Juan Pablo Anaya, Gerardo Arana, Nicolás Cabral, Verónica Gerber, Pergentino José, Laia Jufresa, Luis Felipe Lomelí, Brenda Lozano, Valeria Luiselli, Fernanda Melchor, Emiliano Monge, Eduardo Montagner Anguiano, Antonio Ortuño, Eduardo Rabasa, Antonio Ramos Revillas, Eduardo Ruiz Sosa, Daniel Saldaña, Ximena Sánchez, Echenique, Carlos Velázquez, Nadia Villafuerte.