Guadalupe Nettel


Born
in Ciudad de México, Mexico
January 01, 1973


Guadalupe Nettel (born 1973) is a Mexican writer. She was born in Mexico City and obtained a PhD in linguistics from the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales in Paris. She has published in several genres, both fiction and non-fiction.

Nettel is a prolific author and a regular contributor to both Spanish- and French-language magazines, including Letras Libres, Hoja por hoja, L'atelier du roman, and L'inconvénient. In 2006 she was voted one of thirty-nine most important Latin American writers under the age of thirty-nine at the Bogotá Hay Festival.

She has lived in Montreal and Paris, and is now based in Barcelona, where she works as a translator and holds writing seminars and a workshop on Potential Literature (based on the French Oul
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Después del invierno

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The Body Where I Was Born

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La hija única

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Pétalos y otras historias i...

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El huésped

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Bonsái

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“Prefería mantenerme el mayor tiempo posible en esa zona de incertidumbre en la que caben todas las posibilidades, a obtener una respuesta rotunda y negativa.”
Guadalupe Nettel, Después del invierno

“Los peces son quizás los únicos animales domésticos que no hacen ruido. Pero estos me enseñaron que los gritos también pueden ser silenciosos.”
Guadalupe Nettel, El matrimonio de los peces rojos

“«¿De qué estrellas caímos para encontrarnos aquí?»”
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