Yuri Herrera

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Born in Actopan, Mexico, in 1970, Yuri Herrera studied Politics in Mexico, Creative Writing in El Paso and took his PhD in literature at Berkeley. Signs Preceding the End of the World was shortlisted for the Rómulo Gallegos Prize and is published by And Other Stories in 2015. The Transmigration of Bodies follows in 2016.

He is currently teaching at the University of Tulane, in New Orleans.