Gonzalo GARCÉS (Argentina)
Studied in Germany and the US before beginning a course in Philisophy and Literature at the University of Buenos Aires (he left these studies unfinished) and Literature at the Sorbonne. Diciembre, his first novel, was published in 1997 in Argentina, gaining a warm reception from both public and critics. In 2000 his second novel, Los impacientes, won the Biblioteca Breve Prize. He has contributed to cultural reviews such as El Perseguidor and the Diario de La Nación de Buenos Aires.