Carolina Lozada

Carolina Lozada(Venezuela, 1974), writer. Holds an undergraduate degree in letters (Letras) from the University of the Andes (Mérida, Venezuela). She is the author of El cuarto del loco (2014); La culpa es del porno (2013); La vida de los mismos (2011); Los cuentos de Natalia (2010); and Memorias de azotea (2007).

The Villagers’ was originally published as ‘Los pobladores’ and in 2014 won the sixty-ninth edition of the yearly short-story competition of the daily Venezuelan newspaper El Nacional.​