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Samanta Schweblin
Samanta Schweblin was born in Buenos Aires in 1978. In 2001, she was awarded first prize by both the National Fund for the Arts and the Haroldo Conti National Competition for her debut, El Núcleo del Disturbio (where 'To Kill a Dog' appears). In 2008, she won the Casa de las Américas prize for her second collection of stories, Pájaros en la boca. Two years later, she was listed among the Best of Young Spanish Writers by Granta Magazine. Her work has been translated into numerous languages and appeared in more than twenty countries. She lives in Berlin.

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To Kill a Dog

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January 2014

Samanta Schweblin

TR. Brendan Lanctot

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January 2014

The Mole says: name, and I answer. I waited for him at the indicated location and he picked me up in the Peugeot that...

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Issue No. 17

Ada Kaleh

Alexander Christie-Miller

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Issue No. 17

When King Carol II of Romania set foot on the tiny Danubian island of Ada Kaleh on 4 May...

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August 2017

Lengths

Matthew Perkins

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August 2017

1   I sat at the kitchen table while Valentine prepared cups of flowery, smoky loose leaf tea. Antoine...

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October 2013

Last Supper in Seduction City

Álvaro Enrigue

TR. Brendan Riley

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October 2013

 ‘. . . and the siege dissolved to peace, and the horsemen all rode down in sight of the...

 

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