(Chile, 1975) Alejandro Zambra has published poetry books Bahía inútil and Mudanza, the essay collection No leer and the novels Bonsái, La vida privada de los árboles and Formas de volver a casa and the short story collection Mis documentos. His work has been translated into several languages and some of them have appeared in magazines such as The New Yorker, The Paris Review and Harper’s, amongst others. In 2008 he was selected to participate in Bogota39 and in 2011 in Granta magazine, as one of the best young writers in Spanish. He is currently Professor of Literature at Diego Portales University. His most recent work is Facsímil (2014). In 2018 Anagrama published a revised version of No leer.