Mexico’s Valeria Luiselli, the London Book Fair’s Author of the Day, aversion to embodying any singular cultural or literary tradition.
A recent day-long event in New York highlighted the travails Spanish-language publishers have finding traction for translations in the US market.
A quintet of editors from Argentina and Mexico discuss the boom and future of independent publishing in Latin America.
In an effort to defy difficulties at home, Argentine e-bookseller BajaLibros is aiming to sell ebooks throughout Latin America as well as the United States.
Global Spanish-language ebook retailers are racing to capture Latin American readers and bolster ebook sales before Amazon makes a big push into the region.
Argentina’s La Bestia publishing house brings previously untranslated top English titles, from authors such as Kurt Vonnegut, into Spanish translations.
Founded in 2012, Chile’s Edicola publishes new Chilean and Italian authors in Spanish, Italian, and English in both print and ebook formats.
The México20 list highlights 20 Mexican authors under 40 to be promoted in 2015 when Mexico is Guest of Honor at the London Book Fair.