Natasha Wimmer

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Natasha Wimmer is the translator of nine books by Roberto Bolanõ, including The Savage Detectives and 2666.
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Space Invaders Translated by Natasha Wimmer

ISBN 9781644450079 Graywolf Press /

One of the leading Latin American writers of her generation, Nona Fernández effortlessly builds a choral voice and constantly shifting image of young life in the waning years of the dictatorship. In her short but intricately layered novel, she summons the collective memory of a generation, rescuing felt truth from the oblivion of official history. More about this book >

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Natasha Wimmer

Natasha Wimmer is the translator of nine books by Roberto Bolaño, including The Savage Detectives and 2666. Her most recent translations are Bolaño’s The Spirit of Science FictionSudden Death by Álvaro Enrigue, and The Dinner Guest by Gabriela Ybarra. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two children.

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