This week's New Yorker fiction is Alejandro Zambra's "Skyscrapers," translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell.
This week’s New Yorker fiction is Alejandro Zambra's “Reading Comprehension: Text No. 1.” Come join the discussion! Read the full post.
Alejandro Zambra has been making a splash in English reading circles over the past few years with translations of his short books Bonsai and The Private Lives of Trees. In 2010 he was one of the twenty-two writers featured in Granta 113: The Best of Young Spanish-Language Novelists. It was there that I first read him and in fact [...]