A writer and translator, Oloixarac’s first novel, Las teorias salvajes, was published in Argentina (2008), Spain (2010) and Peru (2010) and will soon be translated into French, Dutch and Portuguese. In 2010 she was awarded the Argentinian National Endowment for the Arts and is currently in residence at the International Writing Program at the Unviersity of Iowa. She has a philosophy degree from the University of Buenos Aires and has written on culture and technology for various magazines. She has been writing since she was a child and likes taking bubble baths. Her blog is www.melpomenemag.blogspot.com.