The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Alejandro Zambra

Alejandro Zambra was born in Santiago, Chile, in 1975. He has published two books of poetry—Bahía inútil (Useless Bay), 1998; and Mudanza (The Move), 2003—and the novellas Bonsái (Bonsai), 2006; and La vida privada de los árboles (The Private Life of Trees), 2007. The North American edition of Bonsai (Mellville House, translation by Carolina De Robertis) was named by Three Percent as one of the ten best translated books of 2008.

Stories by Alejandro Zambra published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
  Fantasy, Vol. 13, No. 1