Articles tagged "Colombian Literature"


WWB Weekend: Soccer Queens of Colombia

In honor of the Copa America final this weekend and the pride celebrations this month, we turn to Alberto Salcedo Ramos’s rollicking “Queens Football,” from our...

Q & A with Alberto Salcedo Ramos

Alberto Salcedo Ramos is a Colombian writer and one of the most celebrated crónica (literary journalism) writers in Latin America. Here he tells Words Without Borders about his work and...

Death

The day Gianni was killed I’d just unpacked from a trip to Cartagena, where I’d gone to tan my beautiful body because I look flawless tanned. So I called my pilot friend who works for...

Wings, Two for One

Truth is I finish the day tired. No wonder. Business is going from bad to worse. In decline, as they say. People don't dispose of as much money as before, or as much faith. In these wicked...