Rodrigo Hasbún

A treasured novelist from Bolivia, Rodrigo Hasbún was named one of the best Latin American writers under the age of 39, and in 2010 he was named one of Granta’s Best Young Spanish-Language Novelists. He is the author of “Affections,” as well as two previous books of fiction, including two short stories which have been made into films, and his work has appeared in Granta, McSweeney’s, Zoetrope: All-Story, Words Without Borders, and elsewhere. “Affections” received an English PEN Award and has been published in 12 languages.

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