Beauty Salon

Beauty Salon (Paperback)

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Biting social allegory from one of Mexico's most exciting young authors, edgy, lyrical, cynically hopeful.

About the Author

Mario Bellatín was born in Mexico City in 1960 and studied film in Cuba. A singular talent and risk-taking storyteller, Bellatín is the author of the short novels, Canon perpetuo, Efecto invernadero, Damas chinas, and Poeta ciego. Salon de belleza (Beauty Salon) was released in 1999 and received huge praise and wide recognition. This is its first translation Originally from NYC, Hollander has lived in Mexico City for the last 20 years. Editor of magazines: The Portable Lower East Side (1983-1993) and Poliester (1992-2000). Author of various works of fiction, translator, writer, director and producerof the feature film Carambola (2005). He currently writes for the London Guardian Weekly and the New York Times travel section.

Product Details ISBN-10: 0872864731
ISBN-13: 9780872864733
Published: City Lights Publishers, 07/01/2009
Pages: 72
Language: English