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Daniel Alarcón


Peru (b.1977)

Daniel Alarcón (born in Lima, Peru) is an author who lives in Oakland, California, where he is the Distinguished Visiting Writer at Mills College.

His debut novel, Lost City Radio, was published January 30, 2007. Both his books have been translated into Spanish.
 
Non fiction
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Awards
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book nominee (2014) : At Night We Walk in Circles


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