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Denise Phé-Funchal

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Denise Phé-Funchal

Denise Phé-Funchal (Guatemala, 1977) is a writer, editor, and university professor....

She is the author of the novels Las Flores (F&G Eds., 2007), Ana sonríe (F&G Eds., 2015), and La habitación de la memoria (Alfaguara, 2015), the poetry collection Manual del Mundo Paraíso (Catafixia, 2010), the story story collection Buenas Costumbres (F&G, 2011), and the play Dicen (Patológica, 2019). Her short stories have been published in Argentina, Bolivia, Germany, Guatemala, Italy, Mexico, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Spain, and the United States.

As a sociologist, she has worked with women victims of sexual violence and focused on the subject of internal conflict and historical memory.

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