Mexico (1968 - )
Jorge Volpi is an author, scholar and diplomat who has written nine books of fiction. His novel, En Busca de Klingsor, won the Biblioteca Breve Prize in 1999, and was translated into English as In Search of Klingsor. His other books include A Pesar Del Oscuro Silencio and El Fin de la Locura. He is the director of the Mexican Cultural Center in Paris.