André Carl van der Merwe
André Carl van der Merwe was born in Harrismith in the Free State, South Africa. When his family moved to Cape Town, after two years of national service, he started studying fine art in Cape Town...
Alexandre Vidal Porto
Alexandre Vidal Porto was born in São Paulo. A career diplomat, a Harvard-trained lawyer, and a human rights activist, he writes a regular column for Folha de S. Paulo. His fiction has appeared...
Marco Videtta is a well-known screenwriter and the author of several successful Italian television series. Poisonville is his first novel.
Aura Xilonen is a novelist and filmmaker. She won the 2015 Premio Mauricio Achar for her first novel, Gringo Champion, published in Mexico under a pseudonym when she was just 19.
Edwin M. Yoder, Jr.
Edwin M. Yoder, Jr. is the author of The Night of the Old South Ball and Joe Alsop’s Cold War. He has served as the editorial page editor at The Washingtonian Star, where he won a Pulitzer...
Michele Zackheim worked as a visual artist before turning to writing. Her work has shown in numerous museums and galleries. She is also the author of Einstein’s Daughter and Violette’s Embrace...
Alice Zeniter published her first novel at the age of sixteen. Now twenty-two, she is considered to be one of the most compelling voices of a new generation of French authors. Take This Man won...
Thad Ziolkowski is the author of Our Son the Arson, a collection of poems, and a memoir, On a Wave, which was a finalist for the PEN/Martha Albrand Award in 2003. In 2008, he was awarded a...