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Francisco de la Mora

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Francisco de la Mora is a publisher and a comics writer. He is one of the founders of Editorial Sexto Piso, one of the biggest independent publishing houses in Mexico, where he was a permanent member of the editorial council from 2002 to 2010. He worked for an international publishing house based in Madrid (Turner Libros) where, among other things, he developed the project "Adaptación gráfica de la Nueva historia mínima de México" (a graphic adaptation of the book Nueva historia mínima de México) in collaboration with El Colegio de México, with eight volumes published to the date. Since then, he has specialized in developing projects in graphic novel formats, such as the graphic adaptation of the movie "El Narco," a satirical piece about drug trafficking in the country; the project for the Mexican Army forces "María. Una pequeña gran lucha para erradicar la discriminación y la violencia de género," a story to raise awareness about gender inequality and sexual violence in the armed forces; and the book about the life of the Pope Francis. In all of these projects, he has been been responsible for the script, the art direction, and the editing. He holds a master's degree in cultural and creative industries from Kings College London and a bachelor's degree on Latin American literature by the Universidad Iberomaricana in México City. 

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