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Ecuadorian Literary Awards

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Ecuadors New Minister of Culture, Raul Perez Torres, has been mainstay of Ecuadorian Letters since 1970, when he published his acclaimed short story anthology, Da Llevando. He has since published six additional collections for Short Fiction, poetry, and Award-winning novels Musiquero joven, Musiquero viejo, en La noche y en La niebla, ana La pelota humana. He has also edited Literary Magazines, La Bufanda del Sol, and Letras del Ecuador,. His short story, When I like Soccer, was adapted as a short film by Chilean filmmaker, Andres Wood, for the omnibus film anthology Soccer Stories. Statesman as well as storyteller, Francisco Proano Arandi has represented Ecuador as a diplomat in Colombia, Cuba, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Argentina, former Yugoslavia, and the former Soviet Union. His short story Oposicion La Magia won second place at Plural Magazines International Short Fiction Competition in Mexico in 1982; his Novel Antiguas Caras en El Espejo won Jose Mejia Lequerica National prize in Ecuador for Fiction, and his anthology Historias del pais fingido won Joaquin Gallegos Lara National Award in 2003. Hailing from the community of Latacunga in Cotopaxi province, Vladimiro Rivas Iturralde has been based in Mexico since 1973, where he is a professor at Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana. He has served as editor for many Literary Magazines both in Ecuador and Mexico, and has published seven short story collections, as well as two novels, and many volumes of essays. He is also the editor of an English-language anthology of Ecuadorian writing, Contemporary Ecuadorian Short Stories. Professor of literature at Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador, with a background in anthropology, Santiago Paez defies stereotype about Latin Fiction, that it is all social realism or Magic realism, by writing in genres such as science Fiction and noir. And with success; his sci-fi anthology Profundo en La Galaxia, won the Jose de La Cuadra Award. His 1997 Novel La Reina Mara was a finalist for the Biannual Ecuadorian Novel Competition. His Novel El secreto de La Ocarina won the Dario Guevara prize. His other novels include Shamanes y Reyes, and the ecology-theme satire, Ecuatox. Professor at Universidad Simon Bolivar in Quito, Raul Serrano Sanchez is a novelist, journalist, and scholar. His novels and Short Fiction anthologies have won multiple awards, including Joaquin Gallegos Lara National Award and most recently Angel F. Rojas prize from Guayaquils Casa de La Cultura for his Novel, Que te desnude El viento. He is also the editor of the gay-themed anthology Cuerpo adentro: Historias desde El Closet.

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Julio Pazos Barrera, born in Banos, Ecuador, in 1944, is a poet, literary critic, and connoisseur of traditional Ecuadorian cuisine. He holds a doctorate in Spanish Literature from Catholic University of Ecuador and has worked as a professor at various universities around the world. In 2010, he was awarded the National Ecuadorian Prize in Literature by Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa. Bryan Mendoza, born in Miami, Florida, in 1998, is currently a senior at Yale University studying Literature and comparative cultures. He spends most of his time as a volunteer instructor for Yales Splash and Sprout teaching programs and working at Sterling Memorial Library. Bryan aims to focus on translation studies during his last year at Yale and become an educator.

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