Airports: Frontier Nations | Andrés Neuman | Granta Magazine

Airports: Frontier Nations

Andrés Neuman

‘1.In the waiting area of the Málaga airport for departing flights, a flock of birds nests on the beams. They fly back and forth across the high ceiling.’

Andrés Neuman

Andrés Neuman's novel Traveller of the Century (2011) (El Viajero Del Siglo) won the Alfaguara Prize and the National Critics Prize, and was shortlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award and the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize. Talking to Ourselves (2012) (Hablar Solos) was longlisted for the Dublin, and shortlisted for the Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize. Andrés was named one of the original Bogotá39, and later among GRANTA's Best of Young Spanish-Language Novelists. He was born in Buenos Aires and now lives in Granada, Spain.

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