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Juan Carlos Cortázar

Portrait of Peruvian writer Juan Carlos Cortázar

Juan Carlos Cortázar

Juan Carlos Cortázar was born in Lima, Peru, in 1964. He holds a degree in creative writing from Diego Portales University in Santiago, Chile, and is an alumnus of the fiction-writing program at the Casa de Letras in Buenos Aires. He has published the novels Tantos angelitos and Cuando los hijos duermen, as well as the short story collections Animales peligrosos, La embriaguez de Noé, and El inmenso desvío. He lives in Santiago, Chile.

Articles by Juan Carlos Cortázar

Eight Meters
By Juan Carlos Cortázar
The señora is not going to back down.
Translated from Spanish by Jennifer Shyue