Birth - Death
Writer and translator, notably for his novel 'Una misma noche' (2012) which won the Premio Alfaguara award. His first novel'Tejiendo agua' (Knitting Water), which he wrote when he was seventeen, won the Fortabat Prize in 1985. His book 'Inglaterra. Una fábula' (England, a Fable) won the Clarín Prize in 1999 and the Municipal Prize of the City of Buenos Aires.