By Yoss,David Frye
Praise for Yoss
“One of the main prestigious technological know-how fiction authors of the island.”
—On Cuba Magazine
"A proficient and bold writer."
"José Miguel Sánchez [Yoss] is Cuba’s so much adorned technological know-how fiction writer, who has cultivated the main status for this style within the mainstream, and the single individual of the entire Island’s citizens who lives by way of his pen.”
Born José Miguel Sánchez Gómez, Yoss assumed his pen identify in 1988, while he gained the Premio David Award within the technology fiction classification for Timshel. along with his odd pseudonym, the author's aesthetic of an impentinent rocker has allowed him to face out among his fellow Cuban writers. incomes a level in Biology in 1991, he went directly to graduate from the 1st ever path on Narrative options on the Onelio Jorge Cardoso heart of Literary education, within the 12 months 1999. this present day, Yoss writes either reasonable and technology fiction works. along those novels, the writer produces essays, compliment for, and compilations, and actively promotes the Cuban technological know-how fiction literary workshops, Espiral and Espacio Abierto.
When he isn’t translating, David Frye teaches Latin American tradition and society on the collage of Michigan. Translations contain First New Chronicle and Good Government through Guaman Poma de Ayala (Peru, 1615); The Mangy Parrot by way of José Joaquín Fernandez de Lizardi (Mexico, 1816), for which he obtained a countrywide Endowment for the humanities Fellowship; Writing throughout Cultures: Narrative Transculturation in Latin America through Ángel Rama (Uruguay, 1982), and a number of other Cuban and Spanish novels and poems.
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