Carlos WYNTER MELO (Panama)
Industrial Engineer and holder of a Masters in Organisational Development from the Western Institute of Technology and Further Education,
Guadalajara, Jalisco, México, he has also followed literary studies.
Among his works are El escapista (1999); Desnudo y otros cuentos (2001) and El escapista y demás fugas (2003); he has been included in the compliation Hasta el sol de mañana (1998); in the anthologies (in German) Papayas und Bananens (Editorial BradenAspel, 2002), Soles de papel y tinta (2003) and in Panamá cuenta (2003). In 2005 he published Invisible.
He won the José María Sánchez National Story Prize in 1998; and was chosen to represent Panama at the Third Conference of New Storytellers from Latin America and Spain (Asociación de Funcionarios
Culturales Diplomáticos de Colombia y Convenio Andrés Bello). He has published stories in numerous reviews, such as Maga and Letralia.