Valentina Mercuri translates “The schoolyard” into Italian
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Valentina Mercuri translates “The schoolyard” into Italian

Tintas (University of Milan) published “The schoolyard” in its Italian translation. You can read the story in Italian following the link: http://riviste.unimi.it/index.php/tintas/article/view/7815/7489 “The schoolyard” was first published in 2012 in Words Without Borders in Spanish and in English (translated by Sarah Thomas): http://www.wordswithoutborders.org/article/the-schoolyard Continue reading

The work dictates it’s own way. Interview by Daniel Herrera (Revista Eñe, Spanish)
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The work dictates it’s own way. Interview by Daniel Herrera (Revista Eñe, Spanish)

Eñe, 7 octubre, 2016 Mar Gómez Glez (Madrid, 1977) es uno de los valores en alza de la narrativa y del teatro españoles. Su trayectoria así lo muestra: después de ser becada en la Residencia de Estudiantes (2005), empezó a ganar numerosos premios (Beckett 2007, Primer Premio de relato corto del Certamen Arte Joven Latina … Continue reading

“Las otras. Antología de Mujeres Artificiales”, book launch at McNally’s Jackson Books.
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“Las otras. Antología de Mujeres Artificiales”, book launch at McNally’s Jackson Books.

With splendid inventiveness, the authors of this anthology test the extent and the validity of our ideas of the artificial and the feminine. With irony, pain, humor, and courage, they explore the strange connections of those two ideas.  Women and men, Latin American and Spanish, these writers have contributed to Las Otras an extraordinarily daring and beautiful group of stories. … Continue reading

Interview for “La tribu de Frida” by Valentina Mercury (In Spanish)
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Interview for “La tribu de Frida” by Valentina Mercury (In Spanish)

BY VALENTINA MERCURI 16 SEPTIEMBRE, 2016 ENTREVISTA: MAR GÓMEZ GLEZ Foto por Alberto Bernal Las apasionantes historias que construye Mar Gómez Glez, escritora y dramaturga madrileña que vive y trabaja entre Estados Unidos y España, plantean cuestiones reales que llevan a debatir sobre los comportamientos y despiertan las consciencias. Sus obras teatrales se han estrenado en … Continue reading

Sarah Thomas won the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship to translate ‘La edad ganada’ into English
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Sarah Thomas won the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship to translate ‘La edad ganada’ into English

Washington, DC—A German science fiction novel, a 12th-century Arabic folk epic, and a Czech author’s autobiographical account of her battle with breast cancer are just three of the works of international literature that will be translated into English with the support of NEA Literature Translation Fellowships. The National Endowment for the Arts is recommending $325,000 … Continue reading

Review of “La edad ganada” by Patricia López-Gay at HISPANIA
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Review of “La edad ganada” by Patricia López-Gay at HISPANIA

La edad ganada by Mar Gómez Glez (review) Patricia López-Gay From: Hispania Volume 99, Number 2, June 2016 pp. 361-362 | 10.1353/hpn.2016.0049 In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Reviewed by Patricia López-Gay Gómez Glez, Mar. La edad ganada. Barcelona: Caballo de Troya, 2015. Pp. 155. ISBN 978-8-415-45149-5. El … Continue reading

New short story: Fiebre (Fever)
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New short story: Fiebre (Fever)

Ilustración: Myrian Marine (www.myrianmarine.com) NUEVAS VOCES Fiebre MAR GÓMEZ GLEZ El ventilador industrial trajo la fiebre. Las aspas de un metro de diámetro eran una barbaridad para cualquier residencia privada, especialmente para su estudio. Le llegó por correo y solo con ver la caja aceptó que un bicho de aquellas características incrustaría a la gata … Continue reading