full
border
#666666
https://cityofasylum.org/wp-content/themes/zap-installable/
https://cityofasylum.org/
#d63b33
style4

Israel Centeno

Venezuela

Photo courtesy of Renee Rosensteel.

Israel Centeno (Venezuela) arrived as a a writer-in-residence at City of Asylum in 2011. He is the author of poetry, short stories, and ten novels and is regarded as one of the most important Venezuelan literary figures of the past fifty years. He has won numerous awards, including the Federico Garcia Lorca Award in Spain and the National Council of Culture Award in Venezuela in 1991. Known as a literary innovator, his work deals with urban dystopias and controversial themes. Read “Ten Questions for Israel Centeno”, published by Venezuelan Literature (UK), March 6, 2013.

 


 

Read Israel Centeno: The Conspiracy

 

* = required field
Where do you live?




  Last September, Alicia Ostriker performed in City of Asylum’s Jazz and Poetry Festival. Ostriker’s [...]

This past September, Tarfia Faizullah flew in from Chicago to join City of Asylum as they wrapped up [...]

 

scroll
Loading posts...
link_magnifier
#5C5C5C
on
loading
off