Malena Salazar Maciá was born in Havana, Cuba, where she still lives today. A winner of multiple literary awards, she is the author of the novels Nade (2016) and Las peregrinaciones de los dioses (2018), and Aliento de Dragón (forthcoming). English translations of her short
stories have appeared in venues such as 4 Star Stories, Mithila Review, and Selene Quarterly Magazine. In addition, her work has been translated into Croatian, German, and Japanese.
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