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Olga Merino

10.01.24
  / 31.01.24
Olga Merino (Barcelona, 1965) is a writer and columnist. She has lived in London, where she pursued a Master’s degree in Latin American History and Literature at University College London, and in Moscow, where she witnessed the collapse of the Soviet Union. She is the author of four novels: Cenizas rojas (Ediciones B, 1999), Espuelas de papel (Alfaguara, 2004), Perros que ladran en el sótano (Alfaguara, 2012), and La forastera (Alfaguara, 2020), awarded the XIX Prize of the Royal Spanish Academy for Literary Creation and listed among the best books of 2020 by El País, El Periódico, and Forbes. Her works have been translated into Italian, Dutch, English, Chinese, Arabic, Greek, French, Portuguese, and Serbian. In 2006, she won the X Mario Vargas Llosa NH Short Story Prize for the story Las normas son las normas, set during the Crimean War. Her latest work is titled Cinco inviernos, a memoir about her years in Russia when she worked as a correspondent for El Periódico, from Catalunya.

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Olga Merino

10.01.24
  / 31.01.24
Olga Merino (Barcelona, 1965) is a writer and columnist. She has lived in London, where she pursued a Master’s degree in Latin American History and Literature at University College London, and in Moscow, where she witnessed the collapse of the Soviet Union. She is the author of four novels: Cenizas rojas (Ediciones B, 1999), Espuelas de papel (Alfaguara, 2004), Perros que ladran en el sótano (Alfaguara, 2012), and La forastera (Alfaguara, 2020), awarded the XIX Prize of the Royal Spanish Academy for Literary Creation and listed among the best books of 2020 by El País, El Periódico, and Forbes. Her works have been translated into Italian, Dutch, English, Chinese, Arabic, Greek, French, Portuguese, and Serbian. In 2006, she won the X Mario Vargas Llosa NH Short Story Prize for the story Las normas son las normas, set during the Crimean War. Her latest work is titled Cinco inviernos, a memoir about her years in Russia when she worked as a correspondent for El Periódico, from Catalunya.

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