Karla SUÁREZ (Cuba)
A computer science engineer, she has contributed to various anthologies published in Cuba, Spain and Italy, among them Líneas Aéreas (Lengua de Trapo).
Several of her stories have appeared in reviews in Mexico, Argentina and Cuba. Her story Aniversario was adapted for the stage in 1996. She is a member of the Asociación Hermanos Saiz de Cuba (Association of Young Artists). Silencios is her first novel, and was awarded the Fifth Lengua de Trapo Prize.