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Horacio Castellanos Moya

Horacio Castellanos Moya is a writer from El Salvador, author of nine novels and five short story collections. His books have been translated into nine languages. He worked twelve years as a journalist in Mexico City. He has also lived in Costa Rica, Canada, Guatemala, Spain and Germany, where he spent two years in a program for writers supported by the Frankfurt International Book Fair. Currently he is living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His books translated into English are Senselessnes, The She-Devil in the Mirror and Dance with Snakes. New Directions will publish his new novel, Tyrant Memory, on June 2011.