Santiago Roncagliolo

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Santiago Roncagliolo is a Peruvian writer, playwright, screenwriter, translator, and journalist. He is one of the most acclaimed writers in contemporary Latin American literature. He was born in Lima in 1975. In 1977 his family was exiled to Mexico by the military government of Morales Bermúdez. The family later returned to the country, and Santiago […]

Alonso Cueto

Alonso Cueto

Alonso Cueto (Lima, Peru, 1954) is the author of several novels, short stories, and essays. Cueto has won several international distinctions for his literary work. Filmmaker Francisco Lombardi adapted Cueto’s novel Grandes Miradas (Knowing Gazes) for the screen in Mariposa Negra, which won several international awards. Cueto’s work has been translated into 15 languages, including Chinese and Korean. Random House […]