El Premio Internacional Carlos Fuentes a la Creación Literaria en el Idioma Español 2019 está dirigido a escritores de larga trayectoria cuya obra publicada haya contribuido a enriquecer el patrimonio literario en español de la humanidad.
The 2019 Carlos Fuentes International Prize for Literary Creation in the Spanish language is intended for writers whose long history of published work has enriched the world's Spanish literary heritage.
of Carlos Fuentes, Luisa Valenzuela, and previous prize-winners.
"Luisa Valenzuela is the heiress of Latin American fiction. She wears an opulent, baroque crown, but her feet are naked."
, author, Aura
, The Old Gringo
"Luisa Valenzuela's books are our present, but they also contain much of our future."
, author, Hopscotch
"Before Kathy Acker, before Patti Smith, before Angela Carter, there was & still is
Luisa Valenzuela. Deathcats
is a prescient fever dream against the new millennium, a take no prisoners satire, a sardonic after midnight liturgy."
, former publishing editor, Soft Skull
"Valenzuela's work is not precious. Jonathan Tittler's translation is syntactically beautiful and las palabras se contruyen para devestar...
Amy Temple Harper
, author, Cramped Uptown
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