Roberto Bolaño


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The author of many acclaimed works, Roberto Bolaño (1953-2003) was a Chilean novelist, short-story writer, poet, and essayist. He was described by the New York Times as "the most significant Latin American literary voice of his generation," and his many prizes include the prestigious Herralde de Novela Award and the Premio Rómulo Gallegos.
  • Laura Healy, tr. New York. New Directions. 2013. ISBN 9780811219280  In the most recent posthumous publication of Robert Bolaño’s work in English, The Unknown University, fantastically...
  • Chris Andrews & Natasha Wimmer, tr. New York. New Directions. 2012. ISBN 9780811218153 At first glance, Roberto Bolaño’s The Secret of Evil may read like a hastily assembled collection o...
  • Laura Healy, tr. New York. New Directions. 2011. ISBN 9780811219273 Tres is not just a Robert Bolaño masterpiece, it's another Bolaño masterpiece. For an author who has been dead since 2003...