Diego Trelles Paz

Diego Trelles Paz (Lima, Peru, 1977) is the author of Hudson el redentor (Peru, 2001), El círculo de los escritores asesinos (2005), and Bioy (2012), which received the Francisco Casavella Prize and was a finalist for the Rómulo Gallegos Prize in 2013. He is also the editor of El futuro no es nuestro (2009), an anthology of short stories by young Latin American writers that has been published in six countries and translated into Hungarian and English: The Future Is Not Ours: New Latin American Fiction (2012). He holds a doctorate in Hispanic Literature from the University of Texas, Austin, and currently lives in Paris.

Football and Plague’ (‘La peste y el fútbol’) was first published in Hudson el redentor