Fernanda Melchor

Fernanda Melchor, born in Veracruz, Mexico, in 1982, is widely recognized as one of the most exciting new voices of Mexican literature. Her collection This Is Not Miami is also forthcoming from New Directions. Sophie Hughes has translated such Spanish-language writers as Iván Repila, Laia Jufresa, Rodrigo Hasbún, José Revueltas, Giuseppe Caputo, Enrique Vila-Matas, and Alia Trabucco Zerán.


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Capitalist Naturalism

Fernanda Melchor’s novel “Hurricane Season” invokes the themes of the classic naturalist novel....


A Terrible Beauty: On Fernanda Melchor’s “Hurricane Season”


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