The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Julia Alvarez

Julia Alvarez is the author of the novels ¡Yo!, In the Time of the Butterflies, and How the García Girls Lost Their Accents; three collections of poetry; and Something to Declare, a collection of essays. Her work has been translated into seven languages. She is a graduate of Middlebury College, where she now teaches.

Stories by Julia Alvarez published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
  Planting Sticks and Grinding Yucca: On Being a Translated Writer, Vol. 3, No. 4